Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Detective Otto A. Nukem

Johnstown Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Wednesday, September 12, 1923

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Reflections for Detective Otto A. Nukem

On this actual day of your death I would like to reiterate my previous reflection, you will never be forgotten.

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

September 12, 2020

Rest in peace always knowing that no passage of time will ever erase your service and sacrifice.

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

August 31, 2020

My mother related the story of the bravery and sacrifice of her father, and my grandfather, Otto Nukem. My mother was was only 7 years old at the time. Very proud of him and his service to the City of Johnstown!

Cheryl Huston

May 16, 2017

Today, 93 years later, we remember one the worse days in Johnstown Police history. We read your names out loud, never to forget your sacrifice, to keep our City safe.

Erin Kabler

August 31, 2016

Wish I would have known him.....RIP!

Cheryl Huston

August 4, 2016

Your heroism and service is honored today, the 88th anniversary year 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

Phyllis Loya
mom of fallen officer Larry Lasater, eow 4/24/05

November 2, 2011

Thank you for your service.

May 22, 2008

Your courage and sacrifice will always be appreciated and you will never be forgotten.

Cpl/1 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police

September 12, 2007

You are not forgotten.

P/O #5434
Phila PD

May 28, 2006

Patrolman Nukem, you are not forgotten

August 31, 2005

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