Patrolman John Machuca

Patrolman John Machuca

Cornwall Police Department, New York

End of Watch Friday, February 10, 1989

John Machuca

Patrolman Machuca was killed in an accident when his cruiser was struck by a drunk driver fleeing officers from a neighboring agency. He was en route to assist in the chase when the accident occurred. The suspect had three previous DUI convictions and was driving on a revoked license. The suspect plead guilty to vehicular manslaughter.
Patrolman Machuca had been with the agency for two years.

Bio

  • Age 45
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Weapon Automobile; Alcohol involved
  • Offender Pled guilty

Most Recent Reflection

View all 8 Reflections

Uncle John,
I always think of you and remember all the great times that you brought to me and my sisiter. i have never gotten over your loss since there is no one that could ever replace the amount of happiness that you brought to me.

Ricky L. Rodriguez
Nephew

June 29, 2011

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