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

Detective Albert J. Mallen, Sr. | New Jersey State Police, New Jersey New Jersey State Police, New Jersey

Detective

Albert J. Mallen, Sr.

New Jersey State Police, New Jersey

End of Watch: Wednesday, August 28, 1985

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 36

Tour: 14 years

Badge # 2753

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Shotgun; 12 gauge

Offender: Sentenced to death

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

Share this memorial:
Email to a Friend

Detective Albert Mallen was shot and killed while while serving a narcotics related search warrant in Westville. He was shot in the face with a 12-gauge shotgun while looking around a corner.

The suspect was sentenced to death but died of natural causes while awaiting execution.

Detective Mallen had served with the agency for over 14 years. He was survived by his wife, daughter, two sons, mother, and four sisters.

Leave a Reflection · Update Memorial

View all 22 Reflections

Most Recent Reflection

Det. Mallen,

May you rest in peace, you are not forgotten. My father served with you in the NJSP and always spoke highly of you and your example (and still does). I pray most of all for your family, that they may know the peace that surpasses all understanding.

Asst. Counsel J. Herman
Pennsylvania State Police
March 9, 2016

 

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 2016 Deaths