Detective Patrick J. Kennedy

Detective Patrick J. Kennedy

New Orleans Police Department, Louisiana

End of Watch Thursday, February 14, 1918

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Patrick J. Kennedy

Detective Patrick Kennedy was shot in the back and killed near Panola and Pine Streets by an unknown assailant.

It is believed that the same man murdered Patrolman Frank Connor on the same day. The subject was executed for Detective Kennedy's murder.

Detective Kennedy was survived by his wife.


  • Age 44
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Executed in 1919

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Rest in peace always knowing that no passage of time can ever erase your service and sacrifice.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

February 14, 2021

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