Officer Edmund P. Keleher

Officer Edmund P. Keleher

Metropolitan Police Department, District of Columbia

End of Watch Tuesday, January 10, 1922

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Edmund P. Keleher

Officer Edmund Keleher was struck and killed by a vehicle at 7th Street and Virginia Avenues, NW, as he was ending his shift at the Pennsylvania Avenue Depot.

He was getting onto a streetcar at the time of the accident. The driver of the vehicle that struck him took him to a hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

Officer Keleher had served with the Metropolitan Police Department for 30 years. He was survived by his wife.


  • Age 62
  • Tour 30 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

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Officer Keleher,
On today, the 100th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of the District of Columbia.


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January 10, 2022

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