Officer Norris Vinton McMackin

Officer Norris Vinton McMackin

Inglewood Police Department, California

End of Watch Wednesday, June 1, 1938

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Norris Vinton McMackin

Officer Norris McMackin succumbed to injuries received 40 minutes earlier in an automobile crash at the intersection of La Brea Avenue and Market Street at about 11:30 pm.

He was attempting to stop a car for speeding when his motorcycle hit either an object in the roadway or streetcar tracks, causing him to be thrown from the motorcycle. The vehicle he was attempting to stop was never found.

Officer McMackin was survived by his wife and 5-year-old daughter.


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Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash
  • Incident Date Tuesday, May 31, 1938

emergency response

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Rest in peace Officer McMackin.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

May 17, 2019

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