Detective Thomas Madden

Detective Thomas Madden

Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Police Department, Railroad Police

End of Watch Tuesday, November 14, 1911

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Thomas Madden

Detective Thomas Madden was struck by a train in Cleveland, Ohio, while chasing three men who had just stolen items from a railroad car.

He was struck by near the railroad crossing on Commercial Road.

Detective Madden was survived by his wife and child.


  • Age 42
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by train
  • Location Ohio

foot pursuit

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Det. Madden,
On today, the 110th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice as a Law Enforcement Officer.


United States Border Patrol

November 14, 2021

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