Patrolman Spiro N. Galanoudis

Patrolman Spiro N. Galanoudis

Monessen City Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Friday, October 19, 1973

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Spiro N. Galanoudis

Patrolman Spiro Galanoudis was struck and killed by the driver of a stolen vehicle while directing traffic at a high school football game.

The 16-year-old suspect was convicted of manslaughter in connection with the incident.

Patrolman Galanoudis had served with the Monessen Police Department for 1 year. He is survived by his wife.


  • Age 23
  • Tour 1 year
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Convicted of manslaughter

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Never forgotten by your law enforcement brethren. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

October 19, 2020

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