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Guard Daniel James Nickerson | New York State Department of Correctional Services, New York New York State Department of Correctional Services, New York

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Daniel James Nickerson

New York State Department of Correctional Services, New York

End of Watch: Sunday, March 25, 1934

Bio & Incident Details

Age: Not available

Tour: Not available

Badge # Not available

Cause: Stabbed

Weapon: Edged weapon; Hatchet

Offender: Executed in 1935

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Guard Daniel Nickerson was fatally stabbed by an inmate he was attempting to search before taking the man to the prison's hospital at Dannemora State Prison.

The inmate was convicted of Guard Nickerson's murder and executed on February 21st, 1935.

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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 78th anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer who was murdered in the the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be honored and revered.

Rest In Peace.

Phyllis Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05
March 26, 2012

 

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