Corporal Michael Douglas Beverly

Corporal Michael Douglas Beverly

Chester City Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Tuesday, October 16, 2001

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Michael Douglas Beverly

Corporal Michael Beverly was shot and killed while on patrol near 10th and Ward Streets at approximately 9:30 pm.

Two suspects were apprehended the following year. One of the killers was convicted of murder and sentenced to life in prison in March 2004.

Corporal Beverly was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran. He had served with the Chester Police Department for 11 years and had previously served with the Delaware County Prison. He is survived by his wife and five children.


  • Age 36
  • Tour 11 years
  • Badge 96
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun; .44 caliber
  • Offender Two suspects apprehended

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Mike Beverly an I was very good friends. We both work at VMA-331 S-1 office. Once I got out of the Marine Corps we lost touch The is very sad for me to hear. My condolences to his wife and kids. Sempi Fi brother.

Lance Corporal Garrick Jones
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March 25, 2021

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