Police Officer Joseph Hamperian

Police Officer Joseph Hamperian

New York City Transit Police Department, New York

End of Watch Thursday, September 22, 1983

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Joseph Hamperian

Officer Joseph Hamperian was struck and killed by an automobile. He was in plainclothes working a pick-pocket detail at a bus stop in Brooklyn when the incident happened.

Officer Hamperian was assigned to the Transit Street Crimes Unit and had served for just under three years. He was survived by his parents.


  • Age 25
  • Tour 2 years, 10 months
  • Badge 4461

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle
  • Incident Date Wednesday, September 21, 1983

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I just left the RTF as an original member and was transferred to the D.D. district 3 as a white shield. I retired in 1984. You were a young and ACTIVE guy. Eternal Rest to you J.H. I know you are with GOD.


April 16, 2022

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