Patrolman John R Falconer

Sunday, 20 December 2020 12:38

Patrolman John R Falconer

Road Accidents Take Two Lives

9 Oct 1961

Policeman and Motorcyclist
Killed on Weekend


A city policeman and a Jessups motorcyclist were killed in separate traffic accidents during the weekend.

Dead are:

Patrolman John R Falconer, 29 of Glen Burnie.

Daniel Longshore, 20, of Jessups.

Patrolman Falconer, who worked in the Automobile Special Services Division, was killed in a head-on collision at about 2 AM yesterday (8 Oct 1961) in Glen Burnie as he was on his way home from work.

Dead On Hospital Arrival

He was going east on Fifth Ave, and Francis K Clark, of Linthicum Heights, was driving west when the collision occurred. The patrolman was dead on arrival at South Baltimore General hospital. He was married and the father of four children. Clark was charged with manslaughter by Ferndale police. 

The motorcyclist was killed about 10:45 PM Saturday on Route 32 in Anne Arundel county near the Howard county line. Mr. Longshore and a passenger were traveling west when Mr. Longshore apparently lost control of the cycle, according to state police at Waterloo. Both fell off the vehicle, the passenger landing in the roadway and Mr. Longshore in a ditch. the cycle continued on before striking a roadside bank. The passenger was Robert C Howell, 20, a soldier stationed at Aberdeen Proving Grounds. Mr. longshore suffered a fractured skull, police said. The soldier, who was only slightly injured, was treated at Fort Meade and released. 

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Patrolman John R Falconer

 D.O.D 8 Oct 1961

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End of Watch     8 Oct 1961
City, St. UNK
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Cause of Death   Auto Accident

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Sergeant William Wright

Tuesday, 15 December 2020 10:33

Sergeant William Wright

19 Feb 1863 William Wright 72

 D.O.D 18 Feb 1863

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End of Watch     18 Feb 1863
City, St. UNK
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Cause of Death   Small Pox

 

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Patrolman Robert Wright

Tuesday, 15 December 2020 10:26

Patrolman Robert Wright

29 Nov 1875 ROBERT WRIGHT 72

 D.O.D 27 Nov 1875  

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End of Watch   27 Nov 1875
City, St. UNK
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Cause of Death   Pneumonia

 

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Patrolman Henry Wilcox

Tuesday, 15 December 2020 10:19

Patrolman Henry Wilcox

28 Jun 1858 Henry Wilcox72

 D.O.D 27 Jun 1858

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End of Watch  27 Jun 1858
City, St. UNK
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Cause of Death   Brain Injury

 

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Patrolman Henry Schaper

Tuesday, 15 December 2020 10:14

Patrolman Henry Schaper

6 Aug 1877 police Henry Schaper

 D.O.D 4 Aug 1877

21 Jul 1877 B and O riotes 72

Click the article above, or click HERE to see the 21 July 1877 newspaper article that covers the 20 July B&O Riots that brought on this Officer's heart failure

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End of Watch 4 Aug 1877
City, St. UNK
Panel Number N/A
Cause of Death   Heart Disease

 

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Patrolman George Pumphrey

Tuesday, 15 December 2020 10:07

Patrolman George Pumphrey

GEORGE PUMPHREY 72

 D.O.D 12 Jan 1884

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End of Watch 12 Jan 1884
City, St. UNK
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Cause of Death  Heart Disease

 

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Lieutenant Richard Chanowith

Tuesday, 15 December 2020 09:55

Lieutenant Richard Chanowith

18 Aug 1870 Lt Richard Chanowith lodd

D.O.D 17 Aug 1870

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End of Watch  17 Aug 1870
City, St. UNK
Panel Number N/A
Cause of Death Paralysis

 

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Patrolman Michael W. Ryan

Monday, 14 December 2020 11:55

Patrolman Michael W. Ryan

12 Jun 1900 LODD 72

D.O.D  11 Jun 1900

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End of Watch 11 June 1900
City, St. UNK
Panel Number N/A
Cause of Death Spine Injury

 

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