Candles For The Life Of JFK Hero DPD Officer J.D. Tippit Among the commemorations in Dallas on Friday there was a special remembrance held for J.D. Tippit. He was the Dallas police officer who was Lee Harvey Oswald’s second victim on this day 50 years ago.
Exclusive: J.D. Tippit's Partner Talks For The First TimeOn Friday it will be 50 years since the assassination of President John Fitzgerald Kennedy. But there was another murder on that dark day in Dallas -- one you don't hear as much about.
DPD To Hold Vigil For Officer Slain By OswaldWith the National focus being on the JFK memorial ceremonies this Friday, the Dallas Police Department is planning on honoring one of it's own that was also lost on that fateful day.
Dallas Police To Honor Officer Tippit, Slain By Oswald About 45 minutes after President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in downtown Dallas, Officer J.D. Tippit was on patrol in Oak Cliff. He slowed down as he saw a man who met the vague description of the shooting suspect walking down the street.