Constable Thomas Dean Jahelka

Constable Thomas Dean Jahelka

East Haddam Police Department, Connecticut

End of Watch Friday, April 17, 1981

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Thomas Dean Jahelka

Constable Jahelka was struck and killed by a vehicle while making a traffic stop.

Constable Jahelka was a part-time officer for the East Haddam Police Department.


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Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

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Constable Jahelka,
On today, the 40th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of East Haddam. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


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April 17, 2021

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