Trooper Matthew Francis McManus

Trooper Matthew Francis McManus

New Jersey State Police, New Jersey

End of Watch Monday, February 28, 1938

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Matthew Francis McManus

Trooper Matthew McManus succumbed to injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident 13 years earlier.

He was on an undercover assignment when the accident occurred. He suffered severe abdominal injuries that caused his death.

Trooper McManus was a U.S. Army veteran of WWI and had served with the New Jersey State Police for five years. He was survived by his wife, son, and daughter.


  • Age 43
  • Tour 5 years
  • Badge 144
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash
  • Incident Date Thursday, July 16, 1925

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No passage of time can ever erase your service, military as well as police, and sacrifice. Rest in peace always.

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

February 28, 2021

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