Park Guard Thomas A. Ryan

Park Guard Thomas A. Ryan

Fairmount Park Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Tuesday, April 8, 1947

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Thomas A. Ryan

Park Guard Thomas Ryan was killed when his police motorcycle struck a tree while he was involved in a vehicle pursuit on Roosevelt Boulevard, near Murray Avenue.

He was travelling approximately 70 mph when his motorcycle crashed into two trees.

Guard Ryan had served with the Fairmount Park Police Department for five years.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour 5 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Not available

vehicle pursuit

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Rest in peace always knowing that no passage of time can ever erase your service and sacrifice.

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

April 8, 2021

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