Patrolman George E. Duggan

Patrolman George E. Duggan

Irvington Police Department, New York

End of Watch Sunday, March 3, 1929

George E. Duggan

Patrolman Duggan was shot and killed in an unprovoked attack while on traffic patrol on Albany Post Road. He had just pulled his motorcycle off of the road and was standing next to it when a man walked up to him and shot him in the head without warning. Several witnesses attempted to chase the man who then started shooting at them as well.

Patrolman Duggan was survived by his wife, 6-year-old daughter, and 5-year old son.


  • Age 28
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 5

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

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Thinking of you today Officer George E. Duggan. We thank you for your service and sacrifice on this 88th anniversary. Love from your Daughter Clare and Granddaughter Janie.

Janie McMullin

March 3, 2017

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