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Catalog Number 2008.010.168
Object Name Chain, Restraining
Description One set of body chains used for securing inmates at the Jefferson County Jail in Golden, Colorado. This body chain has one handcuff and a 2" metal ring on the other end. This body chain was used to secure Arthur Watson, the murderer of a Lakeside Colorado Peace Officer Raymond Isley in 1956, who was apprehended with his partner, Arthur Kostal, by the Jefferson County Sheriff's Department following his escape from the Jefferson County Jail.
Date 1957
Title Body Chains 1957
Credit line Golden History Museums, City of Golden, Dennis L. Potter Collection
Collection Permanent-Dennis L. Potter
Condition Good
People Kostal
Wermuth, Arthur
Isley, Raymond
Search Terms 1958 Jefferson County Jail
1914 Jefferson County Jail
Jefferson County Sheriffs Department
Jefferson County Jail
Jefferson County Courthouse