Patrolman Thomas Albino

Patrolman Thomas Albino

Lyndhurst Police Department, New Jersey

End of Watch Tuesday, August 5, 1947

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Thomas Albino

Patrolman Albino was shot and killed while serving an eviction notice. The 60-year-old subject shot him in the chest with a .410 gauge shotgun as he and a constable walked up to his front door. Other officers shot and killed the suspect.

Patrolman Albino had served with the agency for 8 years. He was survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 41
  • Tour 8 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Shotgun; 410 gauge
  • Offender Shot and killed

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I am not a police officer, but I am a volunteer emt in Lyndhurst, I just wanted to say Thank You for your service, and that your brothers and sitsters from the police department, emergency squad, and fire department will forever and always hold you, and the fallen members in our hearts, as we hold the watch.

Volunteer EMT
Lyndhurst Police Emergency Squad

March 19, 2017

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