Sergeant Cornelius P. McGowan

Sergeant Cornelius P. McGowan

New York City Police Department, New York

End of Watch Sunday, August 17, 1969

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Cornelius P. McGowan

Sergeant Cornelius McGowan suffered a fatal heart attack during a stressful situation while on duty.

Sergeant McGowan was assigned to the 114th Precinct. He is survived by his wife, son, two daughters, and sister.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 1000

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack

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Thank you for your service and rest in peace knowing that your memory and sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

August 17, 2020

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