Policeman J. Peter Mooney

Policeman J. Peter Mooney

Rome Police Department, Georgia

End of Watch Saturday, April 18, 1874

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J. Peter Mooney

Policeman Peter Mooney was mysteriously murdered as he walked his beat near the railroad tracks.

There were no signs of a struggle where his body was found. Officials stated that he died from a blow to the back of his head and probably never saw his assailant. No suspects were ever identified nor was a motive determined.


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Incident Details

  • Cause Assault
  • Weapon Blunt object
  • Offender Never identified

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Officer Mooney,
On today, the 150th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Rome.

BPA Mike Casey
United States Border Patrol(Retired)

April 18, 2024

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