Login | About Us | Contact Us | Search Connect With ODMP Facebook Twitter
ODMP Remembers...

Patrolman David T. Hancock | Montgomery Township Police Department, Pennsylvania Montgomery Township Police Department, Pennsylvania

Patrolman

David T. Hancock

Montgomery Township Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch: Saturday, December 11, 1976

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 41

Tour: 21 years

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Incident Date: 12/11/1976

Weapon: Officer's handgun

Suspect: Sentenced to life

· Leave a Reflection
· Add to My Heroes
· Update this memorial

Share this memorial:
Email to a Friend

Patrolman Hancock was shot and killed after arresting a burglary suspect at a mall which was due to open for business the following month. Patrolman Hancock was attempting to raise the prisoner screen in his patrol car when the suspect grabbed his gun and shot him in the head. The suspect was arrested and sentenced to life in prison.

Patrolman Hancock had been with the agency for 21 years.

Leave a Reflection · Update Memorial

View all 13 Reflections

Most Recent Reflection

Sitting here with my grandchildren telling them my father and my hero al the good times we had all the laughs we shared and them speacial memories wishing you were here to have those memories again i know your watching over us miss you dad your son David T Hancock

David T Hancock
son
October 18, 2014

 

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now:

(will show below Reflection)
(will show below Reflection)
(e-mail remains private)
Remember my rank, agency and email address
I have read and agree to the Reflections Terms of Use
(revised 5/31/2012)
 
All 2014 Deaths