Patrolman Patrick Emmanuel Sweeney

Patrolman Patrick Emmanuel Sweeney

Virgin Islands Police Department, Virgin Islands

End of Watch Monday, October 27, 1975

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Patrick Emmanuel Sweeney

Patrolman Patrick Sweeney was shot and killed while confronting several men who were trespassing at Elena Christian Jr. High School in Christiansted, St. Croix.

Patrolman Sweeney had served with the Virgin Islands Police Department for three years.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour 3 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available


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My condolences to the family members of Officer Sweeney. His soul is in Heaven looking over his family.

First Sergeant Thomas Webb (Retired)
New York State Police

January 25, 2018

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