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Arthur J. Klepper

Date of Appointment: 
Tuesday, April 1, 1930
Date of Death: 
Friday, December 3, 1937
Killed In The Line of Duty #8
Arthur J. Klepper

Patrolman Klepper while operating a motorcycle on patrol was chasing a speeder on Sunrise Highway. He crashed into a truck at Newbridge Road in Bellmore, causing his death. He was 30 years old. Patrolman Arthur Klepper had two brothers whom were also Nassau County Police Officers. Patrolman Klepper was awarded a Commendation on September 10, 1934.

Serial # 0446 Patrolman Shield # 159
National Law Enforcement Memorial: Panel 60, E -17
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