Police Officer James Francis Christie

Police Officer James Francis Christie

Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Monday, November 27, 1961

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James Francis Christie

Officer Christie suffered a fatal heart attack while carrying a woman who had attempted suicide into Frankford Hospital.

Officer Christie was a U.S Army veteran of WWII and had served with the Philadelphia Police Department for for 17 years. He was survived by his wife and three children.


  • Age 46
  • Tour 17 years
  • Badge 2660
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack

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

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

November 27, 2020

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