Patrolman George L. Ambrosio

Patrolman George L. Ambrosio

Trenton Police Department, New Jersey

End of Watch Saturday, December 8, 1979

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George L. Ambrosio

Patrolman George Ambrosio was killed when he was struck by a drunk driver on the Trenton Freeway, near the Southard Street Bridge.

He was directing traffic at the scene of an earlier accident when he was struck at approximately 2:15 am.

Patrolman Ambrosio had served with the Trenton Police Department for seven years.


  • Age 28
  • Tour 7 years
  • Badge 169

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Weapon Automobile; Alcohol involved
  • Offender Not available

accident scene, directing traffic, drunk driver

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Patrolman Ambrosio,
On today, the 40th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Trenton. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

December 8, 2019

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