Police Officer William Duross

Police Officer William Duross

Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Friday, April 15, 1960

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William Duross

Officer Duross suffered a fatal heart attack shortly after being involved in a vehicle pursuit.

He collapsed shortly after returning to the police station at the intersection of 39th Street and Lancaster Avenue.

Officer Duross was U.S. Navy veteran and had served with the Philadelphia Police Department for 10 years. He was survived by his wife, daughter, and son.


  • Age 35
  • Tour 10 years
  • Badge 1988
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack

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Dear Dad,

Today is 60 years since you went to your Heavenly home, I miss you every day,
You are my Hero. One day we will see each other again. Until that day your are always in my heart.

Love You,
Your daughter


Margaret R Duross Hueber

April 15, 2020

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