Patrolman Frank D. Cataldo

Patrolman Frank D. Cataldo

Suffolk County Police Department, New York

End of Watch Wednesday, November 3, 1971

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Frank D. Cataldo

Patrolman Cataldo was killed when his patrol car was struck by another vehicle while he was at the scene of another accident. He was en route to work when he stopped at the accident to offer assistance.

Patrolman Cataldo had been with the agency for eight years and was survived by his wife and five children.


  • Age 36
  • Tour 7 years, 5 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Thank you for your service and please know that your sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

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

November 3, 2020

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