Sergeant Thomas Madigan

Sergeant Thomas Madigan

New York City Police Department, New York

End of Watch Tuesday, November 3, 1931

Add to My Heroes

Thomas Madigan

Sergeant Madigan was killed when he fell from the running board of a taxicab at West 149th Street and Amsterdam Avenue.

Sergeant Madigan was on reserve election duty and jumped on the running board of a taxi. He directed the driver to bring him to the precinct. During the trip, the taxi made an abrupt stop, and Sergeant Madigan was thrown to the ground. He suffered a fractured skull.

Sergeant Madigan was transported to Columbus Hospital where succumbed to his injuries.

He was assigned to the 30th Precinct.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 193

Incident Details

  • Cause Accidental

Most Recent Reflection

View all 9 Reflections

Sergeant Madigan, rest in peace.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

November 3, 2020

Want even more control of your Reflection? Create a free ODMP account now for these benefits:

  • Quick access to your heroes
  • Reflections published quicker
  • Save a Reflection signature
  • View, edit or delete any Reflection you've left in the past

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now.