Police Officer Jack Burkhardt, Sr.

Police Officer Jack Burkhardt, Sr.

Suffolk County Police Department, New York

End of Watch Tuesday, March 15, 1977

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Jack Burkhardt, Sr.

Police Officer Jack Burkhardt was killed when he fell from a ladder while climbing to the roof of a shopping center.

He had responded to the shopping center to investigate reports of a disturbance.

Officer Burkhardt had served with the Suffolk County Police Department for over 12 years.


  • Age 35
  • Tour 12 years, 1 month
  • Badge 1034

Incident Details

  • Cause Fall


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Mark Mottola

March 15, 2020

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