Patrolman Leroy Dunn

Patrolman Leroy Dunn

Bridgeport Police Department, Connecticut

End of Watch Sunday, August 13, 1950

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Leroy Dunn

Patrolman Leroy Dunn succumbed to injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. He was following a speeding car when he was thrown from his motorcycle after striking a double washboard pothole in the road.

Patrolman Dunn had served with the Bridgeport Police Department for over eight years. He is survived by his wife and three children.


  • Age 37
  • Tour 8 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

motorcycle, vehicle pursuit

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Patrolman Dunn, it has been 73 years since you were taken from us. New England law enforcement has continued to thrive, learn and become safer due to the traditions and sacrifices you, your family, and many others have made for us. Thank you for your law enforcement service.

Chief (Ret) Steven Marshall
Georges Mills, NH

August 13, 2023

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