Police Officer Raymond Tehan

Police Officer Raymond Tehan

Westchester County Parkway Police Department, New York

End of Watch Thursday, October 1, 1925

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Raymond Tehan

Officer Tehan died from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident on the Bronx River Parkway which occurred on September 27th, 1925. Officer Tehan was driving on the wrong side of the road when the accident occurred. Before he died, Officer Tehan reportedly told the medical examiner that the motorist that hit him was not responsible for the crash. Officer Tehan was buried at Mt. Hope Cemetery.


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Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash
  • Incident Date Sunday, September 27, 1925

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

Robyn Wilkes

September 27, 2013

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