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Patrolman Joseph D. Pignataro | New York City Police Department, New York New York City Police Department, New York


Joseph D. Pignataro

New York City Police Department, New York

End of Watch: Wednesday, November 13, 1968

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 30

Tour: 7 years

Badge # 8851

Cause: Automobile crash

Incident Date: Not available

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Patrolman Joseph Pignataro succumbed to injuries sustained in an automobile accident 11 months earlier while on patrol.

Patrolman Pignataro was on patrol when his patrol car was struck head-on by another vehicle. He suffered severe head injuries in the accident and died as a result.

Patrolman Pignataro had served with the New York City Police Department for seven years and was assigned to the 46th Precinct. He was survived by his wife, daughter, and twin sons.

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I said a little prayer today for Patrolman Pignataro and his family. He may be gone but never forgotten. He will always be a New York HERO.

Robyn Wilkes
November 12, 2015


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