Patrolman Orville A. Mohring

Patrolman Orville A. Mohring

Pennsylvania State Highway Patrol, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Friday, December 11, 1931

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Orville A. Mohring

Patrolman Mohring was injured while on patrol when he was struck by a motor vehicle. The accident occurred at the intersection of 57th and Whitby Streets, Philadelphia. Patrolman Mohring was thrown from his motorcycle and seriously injured. He was taken to the Hospital where he died three days later. The driver of the vehicle that struck Patrolman Mohring was charged with involuntary manslaughter.
Patrolman Mohring had been with the agency for two and a half years and was survived by his wife.


  • Age 24
  • Tour 2 years, 6 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Incident Date Tuesday, December 8, 1931
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Charged with involuntary manslaughter

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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 80th 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
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05

December 30, 2011

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