Patrolman Charles A. Brereton

Patrolman Charles A. Brereton

New York City Police Department, New York

End of Watch Tuesday, September 30, 1947

Charles A. Brereton

Patrolman Charles Brereton died of injures he sustained when he fell from ESU Truck 12 while on duty.

Officer Brereton was riding on the back of an ESU truck while it was backing into the precinct garage. He fell from the back of the truck and was subsequently crushed by the vehicle.

He was survived by his wife and two sons.


  • Age Not available
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  • Badge 14322

Incident Details

  • Cause Fall

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Rest in peace.

Lt. Jim Russo

September 30, 2017

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