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Policeman John J. Toomey | Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania

Policeman

John J. Toomey

Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch: Saturday, August 26, 1922

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 28

Tour: 5 years, 4 months

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Cause: Gunfire (Accidental)

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Officer John was accidentally shot and killed by another officer during a raid. He had been on the force for five and a half years.

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To fully appreciate the heroes of the present, we must recognize our heroes of the past. Your heroism and service is honored today, the 91rst anniversary year of your death. I am priviliged to be among the first to leave a tribute to you. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer who was murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be honored and revered. Rest In Peace.

Phyllis Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05
April 14, 2013

 

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