Patrolman Nels Martin Christy

Patrolman Nels Martin Christy

Elmwood Park Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Wednesday, July 2, 1930

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Nels Martin Christy

Patrolman Nels Christy was killed in an accident while riding his police motorcycle on routine patrol when a truck failed to stop at a stop sign.

The truck went through the intersection and struck Patrolman Christy.

Patrolman Christy had served with the Elmwood Park Police Department for two years.


  • Age 30
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge 215

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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

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

July 2, 2020

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