Officer Cornelius Brosnan

Officer Cornelius Brosnan

San Francisco Police Department, California

End of Watch Monday, November 15, 1937

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Cornelius Brosnan

Officer Cornelius Brosnan was killed when he was hit by an automobile at 21st Avenue and Geary Street while on duty. The driver was charged with reckless driving and negligent homicide.

Officer Brosnan served 30 years with the San Francisco Police Department. In 1917, he won Meritorious Service Recognition for his bravery.


  • Age 52
  • Tour 30 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Rest In Peace Brother. You are not forgotten. you are honored on the 80th anniversary of your E.O.W.

Officer Mike Robinson, (Ret)
Upland Police Dept. CA

November 15, 2017

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