Police Officer Raymond Carey

Police Officer Raymond Carey

Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Monday, July 13, 1931

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Raymond Carey

Police Officer Carey was killed in a traffic accident at 52nd Street and Lancaster Avenue. He was giving directions to a truck driver when a speeding car rammed the truck, pinning the policeman between the truck and a trolley car. The car driver was held for the grand jury.

Police Officer Carey was a U.S Army veteran of World war I.


  • Age 36
  • Tour 9 years
  • Badge 1670
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

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Officer Carey,
On today, the 90th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Philadelphia.


United States Border Patrol

July 13, 2021

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