Policeman Daniel McGonigle

Policeman Daniel McGonigle

Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Wednesday, October 9, 1872

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Daniel McGonigle

Policeman McGonigle was shot and killed while inside a saloon on North 2nd Street. The suspect was acuitted of the murder.

Policeman McGonigle had served with the agency for only 10 months and was assigned to the 7th District.


  • Age 26
  • Tour 10 months
  • Badge 262

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Acquitted

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Patrolman McGonigle,
On today, the 150th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Philadelphia.


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October 9, 2022

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