John P Minogue

End of Watch: Saturday, October 4, 1952

Biographical Info

Age: 24

Tour of Duty: 2 years

Rank: Patrolman

Assignment: Patrol

Badge Number: Not available

Incident Details

Cause of Death: Motorcycle accident

Date of Incident: October 4, 1952

Incident Location: Broadway and 15th Street

Weapon Used: Not applicable

Case Status: Closed

John P Minogue


Patrolman John Minogue was killed in a motorcycle accident while he and his partner attempted to catch a traffic violator.

As they sped up the street, a vehicle turned left at Broadway and 15th Street and struck Patrolman Minogue.

Patrolman Minogue was a U.S. Army veteran of WWII and had been with the department for two (2) years. He is survived by his wife and two (2) sons.

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