Policeman Arthur J. Pinkerton

Policeman Arthur J. Pinkerton

Denver Police Department, Colorado

End of Watch Monday, May 30, 1921

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Arthur J. Pinkerton

Policeman Pinkerton was electrocuted after coming into contact with a fallen arc light at 36th and Marion Streets. He was found unconscious at the intersection and rushed to a local hospital where succumbed to his injuries. Although there were no witnesses, it is presumed he was attempting to move the light out of the way of pedestrians.

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Incident Details

  • Cause Electrocuted

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Officer Pinkerton,
On today, the 100th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Denver.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol

May 30, 2021

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