Police Officer Rudolph P. Thomas, Jr.

Police Officer Rudolph P. Thomas, Jr.

New York City Housing Authority Police Department, New York

End of Watch Sunday, July 4, 1993

Rudolph P. Thomas, Jr.

Police Officer Rudolph Thomas was shot and killed when a subject attempted to rob him as he sat on his motorcycle outside of a deli.

As he tried to take action the man shot him. The man was arrested several few days later and charged with felony murder.

Officer Thomas is survived by his parents.


  • Age 27
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 3438

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Charged with felony murder

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24 years have past. Your PSA#3 family many of which have retired, have never forgotten you. I remember that day like yesterday.

Lt John Doherty (RETIRED)

July 4, 2017

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