Gates, Night Watchman John H.

End of Watch: April 18, 1916 Medina Village Marshal’s Office Age: 60 On April 18, 1916, Medina Village Watchman, John Gates, 60 years old, went to work like he did so many other nights, fulfilling his obligation to make sure the businesses in village were secure. At some point during his rounds and during theRead More


Baca, Deputy Joseph

End of Watch: August 28, 1976 Medina County Sheriff’s Department Age: 57 On August 28, 1976, at approximately 4:15 p.m. Deputy Baca and other deputies were dispatched to a home in Hinckley Township on a domestic disturbance. Upon arriving on the scene they found a male who became violent and abusive with the deputies. ARead More