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Patrolman John Condon | Boston Police Department, Massachusetts Boston Police Department, Massachusetts

Patrolman

John Condon

Boston Police Department, Massachusetts

End of Watch: Friday, October 7, 1927

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 41

Tour: 9 years

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Officer's handgun

Offender: Sentenced to 4 to 7 years

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Patrolman John Condon was shot and killed while attempting to arrest two men for disorderly conduct.

The men attacked Patrolman Condon, disarmed him, and shot him with his own gun.

Both men, ages 24 and 26, were charged with second degree murder. The shooter pled guilty to manslaughter and was sentenced to 4 to 7 years in prison. The other suspect was convicted of assault and battery and sentenced to 15 months.

Patrolman Condon had served with the Boston Police Department for nine years. He was survived by his wife.

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Patrolman Condon,
On today, the 90th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Boston. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

R.I.P.
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Anonymous
United States Border Patrol
October 7, 2017

 

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