Police Officer James W. Carozza, Jr.

Police Officer James W. Carozza, Jr.

Greenburgh Police Department, New York

End of Watch Friday, July 20, 1984

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James W. Carozza, Jr.

Officer James Carozza was killed after his police vehicle collided with another vehicle during a pursuit of a stolen car. Ironically, the stolen vehicle then crashed into his disabled patrol car, which ended the pursuit.


  • Age 41
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Not available

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Thank you for your service and please know that your sacrifice is one that will never, ever be forgotten. Rest in peace always.

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

July 20, 2020

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