Police Officer Charles T. Palamara

Police Officer Charles T. Palamara

White Plains Police Department, New York

End of Watch Wednesday, June 26, 1946

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Charles T. Palamara

Officer Charles Palamara was killed in a motorcycle accident while attempting to stop a speeding vehicle at Mamaroneck Avenue and Ethelridge Road. He was cut off by another vehicle, causing him to lose control.

He was transported to White Plains Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries.

Officer Palamara had served with the White Plains Police Department for nine years. He was survived by his wife and three children.


  • Age 38
  • Tour 9 years
  • Badge 83

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash


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Officer Palamara,
On today, the 75th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of White Plains. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

June 26, 2021

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