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Patrolman Alfred A. Van Cleaf | New York City Police Department, New York New York City Police Department, New York

Patrolman

Alfred A. Van Cleaf

New York City Police Department, New York

End of Watch: Tuesday, December 4, 1923

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 27

Tour: Not available

Badge # 5524

Cause: Vehicle pursuit

Weapon: Automobile

Offender: Not available

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Patrolman Alfred Van Cleaf was killed when his motorcycle crashed while he was pursuing a vehicle.

He was pursuing a vehicle when his motorcycle skid on wet pavement, causing it to crash near the corner of Richmond Turnpike and Bulls Hill Road.

Patrolman Van Cleaf was assigned to the 63rd Precinct, the present day 122nd Precinct.

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

Robyn Wilkes
December 3, 2015

 

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