Patrolman Thomas Rogan

Patrolman Thomas Rogan

Burlington City Police Department, New Jersey

End of Watch Saturday, July 4, 1914

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Thomas Rogan

Patrolman Rogan was shot and killed near Yorke Street and Green Street by a man who mistook him as a robber. Patrolman Rogan was assigned to the watch the area after a recent series of robberies and was approaching a woman when her husband mistook him for a robber and opened fire. Patrolman Rogan was taken to Emergency Hospital where he died a short time later.


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Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Shotgun
  • Offender Not available

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It’s that time of year again when we say thank you for your service and sacrifice and that we’ll never forget. Rest in peace always.

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

July 4, 2021

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