Police Officer John R. Isaacson, Jr.

Police Officer John R. Isaacson, Jr.

Glendale Police Department, California

End of Watch Friday, May 19, 1972

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John R. Isaacson, Jr.

Police Officer John Isaacson was killed in an automobile accident on The Sen Bernardino Freeway, in West Covina.

He was traveling on a highway when he swerved to avoid a collision, causing his vehicle to overturn. He was ejected from his vehicle in the accident.

Officer Isaacson had served with the Glendale Police Department for one year. He is survived by his wife and son.


  • Age 26
  • Tour 1 year
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

single vehicle crash

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Officer Isaacson,
On today, the 50th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Glendale. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

May 19, 2022

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