1900's

Bike Patrol 1901


Officers were given a raise of $15 per month but they had to buy their own bikes.

Patrol 1902


Officers received a $10 a month raise (total of $75 per month).

City Marshal 1901


Phone Number RED 21
Budget - $1,227.56
Protection to Person and Property - 1917
Police Department
Budget Item
Budget Allotment
Cartage $1
Chief’s expense to police convention $12
Extra Police $271.50
Painting for Traffic Regulation $48.95
Phone Service $1.35
Police Pension $111
Printed Supplies $12.75
Publishing Notices $9.51
Salaries $5,551
Supplies $11.55
Use of Taxi Ambulance $24

Police Budget 1908


Fred J. Rushmore, Chief of Police
  • J.M. Boyes
  • I.N. Lindley
  • G.W. Matthews
  • N.G. Yeager
Total Budget: $4,547
Budget Item
Budget Allotment
Batteries $17.65
Miscellaneous Police Patrol
$7.85
Police Patrol $77.05
Police Relief $216
Salaries $4,161
Saving wood, office $4.50
Special Police $63