Here we honor the men and women who have made the ultimate sacrifice. These brave souls are truly heroes.

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The Fallen

April 12, 2006

Peter F. Curran

Nassau County Police Officer Peter F. Curran passed from an illness contracted as the result of his efforts during the 9/11 rescue and recovery mission.
Gary R. Farley March 7, 1993

Gary R. Farley

On Friday March 5, 1993 at 8:30 p.m., Officer Farley was present at 150 Division Avenue, Massapequa, New York in response to a complaint of a violent mental aided case. While attempting to subdue the...
Daniel Greer December 16, 1979

Daniel Greer

Police Officer Greer while on patrol in a Highway Patrol car stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation on the Long Island Expressway. Officer Greer was walking back to his patrol car when he was...
Robert J. Harris May 17, 1978

Robert J. Harris

Sergeant Harris, while operating a Nassau County Police Department helicopter on May 17, 1978, at about 1800 hours in the vicinity of Southern State Parkway and Wantagh Avenue, was killed when the...
Michael J. Kavanagh May 29, 1977

Michael J. Kavanagh

Patrolman Kavanagh, was operating a department radio car assisting Fifth Precinct cars in a pursuit of an automobile on the Southern State Parkway. He had stopped his auto an the Parkway east of...
George Kempen November 14, 1976

George Kempen

Police Officer Kempen, while operating Radio Motor Patrol car # 101 was in pursuit of a suspect in a stolen automobile on Meadowbrook Road 200 feet north of Jerusalem Avenue, North Merrick. One of...
Matthew F. Giglio December 16, 1975

Matthew F. Giglio

Police Officer Giglio, an Emergency Medical Technician, operating a Departmental Ambulance in the Fifth Precinct on Hempstead Avenue, West Hempstead, went to the aid of fellow officers investigating...
Richard B. Rose December 29, 1971

Richard B. Rose

Patrolman Rose, while on patrol in a department patrol car, answered a radio call for a stick-up. He was shot at 8:16 p.m. by Edward T. Gladman, who was in flight from the commission of an armed...
Kathleen M. Reilly December 25, 1967

Kathleen M. Reilly

Detective Reilly, while assisting a disabled motorist, was struck by a vehicle on the Meadowbrook Parkway resulting in her death. She was 28 years old. Detective Reilly was the first woman appointed...
William Trofemuk May 14, 1961

William Trofemuk

Patrolman Trofemuk while operating a vehicle at the intersection of Hempstead Turnpike and Daffodil Avenue, Franklin Square, at 0545 hours on May 8, 1961, was in an accident with a truck. Patrolman...