Patrolman John E. Malan

Patrolman John E. Malan

Glens Falls Police Department, New York

End of Watch Monday, September 2, 1935

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John E. Malan

Patrolman Malan was killed in a motorcycle accident on Glen Street while responding to a minor accident call. He lost control of the motorcycle after striking a curb and struck a utility pole.

Patrolman Malan had served with the agency for 10 years.


  • Age 34
  • Tour 10 years
  • Badge 13

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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To fully appreciate the heroes of the present, we must recognize our heroes of the past. Your heroism and service is honored today, the 78th anniversary year of your death. I am privileged to be among the first to leave a tribute to you. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer who was murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be honored and revered. Rest In Peace

Phyllis Lasater
mom of fallen Pittsburg (CA) officer Larry Lasater

August 15, 2013

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