Sergeant Daniel J. Swift

Sergeant Daniel J. Swift

Hornell Police Department, New York

End of Watch Wednesday, October 24, 1973

Daniel J. Swift

Sergeant Daniel Swift was struck and killed by a vehicle while attempting to arrest the occupants. The juvenile occupants had just stolen the car and intentionally struck Sergeant Swift. The driver was apprehended.

Sergeant Swift was survived by his wife and son.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Not available

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Doesn’t seem possible that 45 years have gone by.... you’ve never been forgotten. Great memories... you will always be our hero in Hornell....... thinking of your family on this day.

Kim Clifford Wood

October 24, 2018

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