Patrolman Stephen P. Dell'Aquila

Patrolman Stephen P. Dell'Aquila

New York City Police Department, New York

End of Watch Wednesday, January 31, 1968

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Stephen P. Dell'Aquila

Patrolman Stephen Dell'Aquila was killed in a motor scooter collision while on duty.

He was on his motor scooter performing traffic duties when a truck swerved to avoid a pedestrian. Patrolman Dell'Aquila swerved to avoid the truck but fell from the scooter and was fatally struck by the truck.

Patrolman Dell'Aquila was assigned to Traffic Safety Unit B where he served for nearly two years. He was survived by his wife, two daughters, parents, and brother.


  • Age 27
  • Tour 1 year, 10 months
  • Badge 25523

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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Mark Mottola

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