Police Officer George Segnit

Police Officer George Segnit

Westchester County Parkway Police Department, New York

End of Watch Saturday, September 21, 1929

George Segnit

Officer George Segnit succumbed to injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident while patrolling the Hutchinson River Parkway. He was attempting to pass another car when the driver suddenly swerved to the left, hitting his motorcycle. He was taken to Mount Vernon Hospital where he died of his injuries the following day.

Officer Segnit had served with the Westchester County Parkway Police for 3 months. He previously served 2 years with the Cortlandt Police Department and 6 months as chief of the Buchanan Police Department.

He was survived by his wife, daughter, and three sons.


  • Age 36
  • Tour 2 years, 9 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash
  • Incident Date Friday, September 20, 1929

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

Robyn Wilkes

September 17, 2015

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