Policeman Frederick J. Weingard

Policeman Frederick J. Weingard

Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Monday, July 23, 1917

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Frederick J. Weingard

Policeman Frederick Weingard was shot and killed near the intersection of Wakeling Street and Torresdale Avenue, after chasing a man and a woman from a nearby park.

The suspect was shot and wounded by Policeman Weingard's return fire.

Policeman Weingard had served with the Philadelphia Police Department for only 4 months.


  • Age 29
  • Tour 4 months
  • Badge 1580

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Shot and wounded

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Thank you for your service and please know that no passage of time will ever erase your sacrifice. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

July 23, 2020

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