P.O. Thomas J. Mahoney

Name: Mahoney, Thomas J.
Rank: Police Officer
District / Unit: 019 Precinct
End of Watch: 27-Jan-1915
Incident Details:

Police Officer Thomas Mahoney was assigned to the 19th Precinct.

On January 21, 1915, Officer Mahoney witnessed a man robbing another man at Pine Grove and Oakdale Avenues.  The offender, Elias Hill, saw the officer and attempted to flee in a stolen vehicle, but the car stalled shortly after.  Officer Mahoney and Hill exchanged gunfire; both were injured.  Officer Mahoney succumbed to his injuries on January 27.