Patrolman Michael P. McEllen

Patrolman Michael P. McEllen

Paramus Police Department, New Jersey

End of Watch Sunday, October 3, 1976

Michael P. McEllen

Patrolman McEllen was killed in an automobile accident while responding to an intruder call at 2300 hours. His patrol car hydroplaned on a rain-slicked Route 17, causing it to strike a light pole.

Patrolman McEllen had served with the agency for 3.5 years. He was survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 27
  • Tour 3 years, 6 months
  • Badge 306

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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