Chief Edward R. Gleason

Chief Edward R. Gleason

Palisades Interstate Park Police Department - New York Section, New York

End of Watch Sunday, July 23, 1972

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Edward R. Gleason

Chief Edward Gleason suffered a fatal heart attack while commanding a police investigation and a crowd control operation at Bear Mountain State Park in New York.


  • Age 51
  • Tour Not available
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Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack

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Thank you for your service and today we take the time to remind you and your family that your sacrifice is one that will never, ever be forgotten. Rest in peace always.

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

July 23, 2020

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