Detective Carmine Macchia

Detective Carmine Macchia

Suffolk County Police Department, New York

End of Watch Thursday, June 15, 1978

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Carmine Macchia

Detective Macchia was killed in an automobile accident while in a high-speed pursuit with a suspect in Copiague.

Detective Macchia had served with the agency for 7 years and had previously served as a police officer with the New York City Transit Police Department. He was survived by his wife.


  • Age 32
  • Tour 7 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Not available

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Hi I remember Det Carmine. I was a police explorer also my Dad was in the squad I remember going back there and helping out bring coffee back always so nice. GOD BLESS

John Harrington
Scpd 1st pct explorer

November 28, 2020

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