The following Police Officers gave their lives serving the city of Mount Vernon and the state of New York. To learn more about them and other officers around the country that gave their lives serving their communities visit the Officer Down Memorial site.
Inspector Frank J. Mascari
End of Watch: Wednesday, August 11, 1948 Cause of Death: Gunfire (Accidental)
Police Officer Frank A. Bersito
End of Watch: Monday, April 1, 1974 Cause of Death: Automobile crash
Detective Bernard L. Christopher
End of Watch: Monday, June 24, 1974 Cause of Death: Gunfire
End of Watch: Friday, January 25, 2008 Cause of Death: Gunfire (Accidental)