Patrolman Patrick J. Cronin

Patrolman Patrick J. Cronin

Buffalo Police Department, New York

End of Watch Saturday, August 23, 1902

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Patrick J. Cronin

Patrolman Patrolman Cronin was struck and killed by a train while chasing several subjects in the railroad yards near Seneca Street.

Patrolman Cronin had served with the Buffalo Police Department for one year and was assigned to the Seneca Street Station.


  • Age 30
  • Tour 1 year
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by train

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Patrolman Cronin,
On today, the 113th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Buffalo. And to your family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

August 23, 2015

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