Sergeant Eugene James Deckert

Sergeant Eugene James Deckert

Teaneck Police Department, New Jersey

End of Watch Monday, February 11, 1957

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Eugene James Deckert

Sergeant Eugene Deckert suffered a fatal heart attack several hours after he assisted other officers in subduing a violent and deranged woman.

After she was under control, the officers had to carry her to the ninth floor of the hospital.

Sergeant Deckert had served with the Teaneck Police Department for 30 years. He is survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 51
  • Tour 30 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack

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Rest in peace Sergeant Deckert.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

August 12, 2019

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