Patrolman John Joseph Plunkett

Patrolman John Joseph Plunkett

Jenkintown Borough Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Saturday, March 9, 1957

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John Joseph Plunkett

Patrolman Plunkett suffered a fatal heart attack while handling a disturbance call.

Patrolman Plunkett had served with the Jenkintown Borough Police Department for 15 years. He had previously served with the United States Army during World War I.

Patrolman Plunkett was survived by his wife and three children.


  • Age 64
  • Tour 15 years
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack

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Officer Plunkett, we will honor your service to Jenkintown Borough on 18 November, 2014. A plaque in your honor will be displayed prominetly in the Police Department. RIP

Chief Albert J DiValentino
Jenkintown Police Department

October 27, 2014

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