Patrolman Alvin J. Borgwardt

Patrolman Alvin J. Borgwardt

Nassau County Police Department, New York

End of Watch Thursday, February 25, 1932

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Alvin J. Borgwardt

Patrolman Alvin Borgwardt and Patrolman Milton Verity were killed in a hit-and-run automobile crash at Hempstead Turnpike and Holland Avenue in Elmont.

The driver pled guilty and was sentenced to one year.

Patrolman Borgwardt had served with the Nassau County Police Department for three years. He was survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 28
  • Tour 3 years
  • Badge 646

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

hit-and-run, routine driving, vehicle crash

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Grandfather, although you sacrificed your life at such a young age and I never knew you, I know in my heart your heart that you died protecting us all. Thank you and I hope to meet you in Heaven one day

Sharon Kaider Molloy

February 25, 2022

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