Superintendent Scott D. "Slip" Mahoney

Superintendent Scott D. "Slip" Mahoney

Delaware County Bureau of Park Police and Fire Safety, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Tuesday, May 18, 2021

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Scott D. "Slip" Mahoney

Superintendent Scott Mahoney died from complications as the result of contracting COVID-19 in the line of duty.

Superintendent Mahoney had served with the Delaware County Park Police for 29 years. He had previously served part-time with the Millbourne Borough Police Department, Colwyn Borough Police Department, Clifton Heights Borough Police Department, and Aldan Borough Police Department. He is survived by his wife, four children, and sister.

Beginning in early 2020, due to the requirements of their job, thousands of law enforcement officers and other first responders throughout the United States contracted COVID-19 during the worldwide pandemic. Hundreds of law enforcement officers died from medical complications as a result of contracting the virus while remaining on duty and interacting with the community.


  • Age 47
  • Tour 29 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause COVID19
  • Incident Date Wednesday, April 14, 2021

communicable disease, COVID-19

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Scott, you were a great man and a true testament about what it means to be a cop and a father. You were always good to me and my family. I’ll cherish the memories we shared together and your steadfast monitorship. Rest easy my brother. May God bless you and your family.

Special Agent Ryan D. Carey
PA Office of Attorney General, Bureau of Criminal Investigations

July 15, 2021

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