Patrolman Eugene Burns

Patrolman Eugene Burns

New York City Police Department, New York

End of Watch Saturday, May 3, 1913

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Eugene Burns

Patrolman Eugene Burns was struck and killed by a vehicle while standing on a fixed post on the Riverside Viaduct, at the corner of West 133rd Street and Riverside Drive.

Patrolman Burns was assigned to the 36th Precinct, the present day 26th Precinct.


  • Age 45
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

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Patrolman Burns,
On today, the 104th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of New York City.


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May 3, 2017

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