Policeman John J. Toomey

Policeman John J. Toomey

Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Saturday, August 26, 1922

John J. Toomey

Officer Toomey was accidentally shot by another officer during a raid at 172 East Chelton Avenue. Officer Toomey died as a result of complications two years later.


Policeman Toomey was a member of the Pennsylvania National Guard and served with the Philadelphia Police Department for five and a half years.

Bio

  • Age 28
  • Tour 5 years, 4 months
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire (Accidental)
  • Incident Date Wednesday, December 15, 1920

accidental discharge, Raid

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Rest In Peace Brother LEO. You are not forgotten.

Officer Mike Robinson (Ret.)
Upland Police Dept. CA

August 26, 2018

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