Policeman John Edward Price

Policeman John Edward Price

Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Monday, April 19, 1920

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John Edward Price

Officer John Price was killed when he was crushed between two trolley cars at Germantown Avenue and Haines Street. He had just escorted school children across the street.

He was an 11-year veteran of the force and was survived by his wife.


  • Age 40
  • Tour 11 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by streetcar

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Thank you for your service and please know that your sacrifice is one that will never, ever be forgotten. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

July 20, 2020

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