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- Sep. 02, 1956 -
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New York City Police Dept. Patch
Resided: NY, USA
Born: Unk  
Fallen: Sep. 02, 1956
Race/Sex: Caucasian Male / 27 yrs. of age
Agency
Dept: New York City Police Dept. - NY
1 Police Plaza  
New York, NY   10038   USA
(646)610-5000
County: New York
Dept. Type: Municiple/Police
Hero's Rank: Patrolman
Sworn Date: Unk
FBI Class: Homicide - Gun
Weapon Class: Firearm
Agency URL: Click Here
Badge: 15186
On The Job: 2 years
Bio: Not Available
Fatal Incident Summary
Offender: No Info
Location: NY   USA   Sun. Sep. 02, 1956
Summary: Patrolman Long was shot and killed while attempting to arrest a man in a parking lot at 165th Street and Archer Avenue in Jamaica, Queens. Patrolman Long observed the man tampering with an automobile.

The suspect was arrested in Atlanta, Georgia, approximately two weeks later. He was convicted of murder on March 26, 1957, and sentenced to death. He was executed at Sing Sing Prison on November 20, 1958.

Patrolman Long was posthumously awarded the department's Medal of Honor at the 1957 awards ceremony. In 1959 a new police launch was christened the "Patrolman Long" in his honor. He had served with the agency for only 2 years and was assigned to the 103rd Precinct. He was survived by his wife and three children.

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