Patrolman William Joseph Von Weisenstein

Patrolman William Joseph Von Weisenstein

New York City Police Department, New York

End of Watch Wednesday, January 21, 1948

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William Joseph Von Weisenstein

Patrolman William J. Von Weisenstein was struck and killed by a vehicle.

Patrolman Von Weisenstein was on his post and inside a marked patrol car. He observed truck approaching that appeared was going to strike the patrol car. Patrolman Von Weisenstein exited the patrol car, and was struck by the truck.

Patrolman Von Weisenstein was taken to St. Joseph's Hospital, where he died from his injuries.

Patrolman Von Weisenstein was assigned to the 101st Precinct in Queens.


  • Age 27
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 13667

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

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