Trooper Leonard P. McCandless

Trooper Leonard P. McCandless

New Jersey State Police, New Jersey

End of Watch Sunday, June 28, 1931

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Leonard P. McCandless

Trooper Leonard McCandless was killed in a motorcycle accident while patrolling State Highway 4 in Berkeley Township.

Trooper McCandless had served with the New Jersey State Police for nine months. He was survived by his parents, four sisters, and brother.


  • Age 23
  • Tour 9 months
  • Badge 561

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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Thank you for your service and please know that no passage of time will erase the sacrifice you made. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

June 28, 2020

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