Police Chief Henry Reese

Police Chief Henry Reese

Dickson City Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Sunday, June 6, 1915

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Henry Reese

Police Chief Henry Reese was struck and fatally injured when he stepped into the middle of Main Street to stop a speeding automobile.

The driver lost control of his car, hit Chief Reese, and then crashed into a telephone pole. Chief Reese was taken to Mid-Valley Hospital where he died minutes later. The driver was arrested and charged with manslaughter.


  • Age 32
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Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

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Thank you for your service and please know that no passage of time can ever erase your sacrifice. Rest in peace always.

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

June 6, 2021

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