Patrolman Gerard Apuzzi, Jr.

Patrolman Gerard Apuzzi, Jr.

New York City Police Department, New York

End of Watch Saturday, May 4, 1968

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Gerard Apuzzi, Jr.

Patrolman Gerard Apuzzi was killed when he was asphyxiated by carbon monoxide fumes from his patrol car.

Officer Apuzzi had served with the agency for 15 years and was assigned to the 107th Precinct. He was survived by his wife, daughter, and two sons.


  • Age 42
  • Tour 15 years
  • Badge 14539

Incident Details

  • Cause Exposure to toxins

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Patrolman Apuzzi,
On today, the 50th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of New York City. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

May 4, 2018

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