Patrolman Stephen Janeda

Patrolman Stephen Janeda

Pittsburgh Bureau of Police, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Monday, July 15, 1929

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Stephen Janeda

Patrolman Stephen Janeda succumbed to injuries suffered as a result of striking a stone wall in the 1200 block of Chartiers Avenue on July 13, 1929.

His mother died about 12 hours before he passed away from his injuries, and they were buried on the same day.

Patrolman Janeda was a U.S. Army veteran of WWI and had served with the Pittsburgh Police Department for at least nine years. He was survived by several siblings.


  • Age 30
  • Tour 8 years, 8 months
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash
  • Incident Date Saturday, July 13, 1929

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Patrolman Janeda,
On today, the 90th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice-not just for your Community but for our Country as well when you served with the U.S. Army. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

BPA Mike Casey
United States Border Patrol
El Paso Station

July 15, 2019

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