Sergeant John Francis Crowley

Sergeant John Francis Crowley

Englewood Police Department, New Jersey

End of Watch Sunday, January 12, 1975

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John Francis Crowley

Sergeant John Crowley died from asphyxiation when he was exposed to carbon monoxide while sitting in an idling patrol car.

Sergeant Crowley was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and had served with the Englewood Police Department for 12 years. He was survived by his two children.


  • Age 35
  • Tour 12 years
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Exposure to toxins

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So sorry to read this . John and I served together in the Marine Corps. We were in platoon 355 at Parris island in 1959 and later in the same unit at Camp Lejune NC. C co 1st battalion 2nd Marines 2nd Marine Div. I was in law enforcement as well retiring after 33 years with the Norfolk Police Dept in Virginia.

Investigator E. Glenn Baynor, Retired
Norfolk Police Department

June 26, 2021

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