Police Officer Edward V. Mooney

Police Officer Edward V. Mooney

Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Saturday, December 19, 1908

Add to My Heroes

Edward V. Mooney

Police Officer Edward Mooney was killed when his police horse slipped on ice at 25th Street and Passyunk Avenue and he was struck by a trolley.

He was carrying a puppy he had found freezing and intended to take home. The puppy was not hurt.

Officer Mooney had served with the agency only five months.


  • Age 28
  • Tour 1 year, 5 months
  • Badge 1756

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

Most Recent Reflection

View all 6 Reflections

No passage of time can ever erase your service and sacrifice. Rest in peace always knowing that your service and sacrifice are always remembered by your law enforcement brethren.

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

December 19, 2020

Want even more control of your Reflection? Create a free ODMP account now for these benefits:

  • Quick access to your heroes
  • Reflections published quicker
  • Save a Reflection signature
  • View, edit or delete any Reflection you've left in the past

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now.