Police Officer James T. Dunn

Police Officer James T. Dunn

Baltimore City Police Department, Maryland

End of Watch Wednesday, June 20, 1894

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James T. Dunn

Officer Dunn and Police Officer Michael Neary were struck and killed by a Northern Central Railway train in the Jone's Falls area while investigating reports of illegal swimmers. The officers were walking across a railroad bridge when they observed the oncoming train and were unable to outrun it as it approached.

Officer Dunn had served with the agency for 3.5 years. He was survived by his wife and 6-month-old son.

Bio

  • Age 34
  • Tour 3 years, 6 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by train

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Officer Dunn,
On today, the 125th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you to you and your Partner for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Baltimore.

BPA Mike Casey
United States Border Patrol
El Paso Station

June 20, 2019

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