Philadelphia Police Department

Philadelphia Police Department, PA

Philadelphia Police Department

Captain John J. Noon

Philadelphia Police Department, PA

EOW: Tuesday, March 29, 1921

Cause: Heart attack

K9 Woodrow

Philadelphia Police Department, PA

EOW: Friday, May 24, 2002

Cause: Heat exhaustion

K9 Ganges I

Philadelphia Police Department, PA

EOW: Tuesday, November 5, 1985

Cause: Fall

Total Line of Duty Deaths: 286

  • Accidental 3
  • Animal related 3
  • Assault 8
  • Automobile crash 19
  • Drowned 3
  • Duty related illness 1
  • Electrocuted 1
  • Explosion 3
  • Exposure to toxins 1
  • Fall 10
  • Fire 4
  • Gunfire 128
  • Gunfire (Accidental) 8
  • Heart attack 28
  • Heat exhaustion 1
  • Motorcycle crash 13
  • Stabbed 5
  • Struck by streetcar 7
  • Struck by train 4
  • Struck by vehicle 17
  • Train accident 2
  • Training accident 1
  • Vehicle pursuit 3
  • Vehicular assault 13

By Month

  • January 27
  • February 26
  • March 27
  • April 21
  • May 19
  • June 26
  • July 21
  • August 19
  • September 21
  • October 25
  • November 24
  • December 30

By Gender

  • Male 281
  • Female 5

K9 Line of Duty Deaths: 2

  • Fall 1
  • Heat exhaustion 1