Patrolman John Lober

Patrolman John Lober

New York City Police Department, New York

End of Watch Saturday, March 10, 1917

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John Lober

Patrolman Lober and Patrolman DeForest Fredenburg were killed when their police launch was struck by a tugboat in the Hell Gate Rapids section of the East River.

Patrolman Lober had been assigned to the Marine Division for four years.


  • Age 32
  • Tour 4 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Boating accident

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No passage of time will ever erase your service and sacrifice. Rest in peace always.

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

March 10, 2021

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