Patrolman George Gusrang

Patrolman George Gusrang

Burlington City Police Department, New Jersey

End of Watch Friday, November 22, 1907

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George Gusrang

Patrolman George Gusrang was shot and killed without warning while speaking to several citizens.

The men had been inside a local tavern when they were approached by a stranger who started speaking to them about a recent murder. The men attempted to end the conversation by leaving the tavern and walking to the street. Patrolman Gusrang happened to be walking by and started talking to the men. The subject who had been speaking about the murder then exited the tavern and immediately shot Patrolman Gusrang twice without warning. After he fell to the ground the man then shot him in the chest again at pointblank range.

The man then committed suicide.

Patrolman Gusrang was survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 49
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Committed suicide


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Rest in peace always knowing that your service and sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

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

November 22, 2020

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