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Police Officer John F. McCarthy | Oakland Police Department, California Oakland Police Department, California

Police Officer

John F. McCarthy

Oakland Police Department, California

End of Watch: Thursday, November 30, 1922

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 44

Tour: 14 years

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Officer's handgun

Offender: Not available

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Officer McCarthy was shot and killed with his own weapon while conducting an investigation in a boarding house. He had been with the agency for 14 years and was survived by his wife and two children.

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Every year since 2009 I have made the blue ribbons with the 51 names of the Oakland Police Officers who have died in the line of duty. It is my honor to do this for the fallen officers. The ribbons hang on a tree outside the Warehouse Bar and Grill in Oakland, California for all to see the sacrifice they have made to keep us safe. God bless you all and rest in peace.

A grateful citizen
February 23, 2012

 

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