Detective Harry McCue

Detective Harry McCue

Cleveland Division of Police, Ohio

End of Watch Tuesday, June 25, 1935

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Harry McCue

Detective McCue and Detective Harold Beingesser were killed in an automobile accident while transporting a prisoner from Wood County back to Cleveland. Their vehicle was struck by another vehicle at the intersection of State Road 18 and State Road 25. Both detectives, the prisoner, and two occupants of the other car were all killed.

Detective McCue had served with the Cleveland Police Department for 7 years and was survived by his expectant wife, daughter, and two sons.


  • Age 33
  • Tour 7 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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NEVER FORGET! On behalf of the Westerville, Ohio Division of Police, we honor the dedicated service and ultimate sacrifice of Detective Harry McCue of the Cleveland Police Department, Ohio and the additional 74 American Peace Officers who have paid the ultimate sacrifice on this date in history.

Chief Joe Morbitzer
Westerville, Ohio Division of Police

June 25, 2018

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