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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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 137th anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Rest In Peace

Phyllis Loya


October 9, 2009

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