Name : McAuliffe, William 

Rank: Ptl.

Shield #: Command: 031 Pct. (todays 19th Pct)
Date of Death: 1916-03-18   Cause of Death: Shot
     
 Patrolman McAuliffe was shot and killed at the corner of second avenue and Sixty-seventh Street as he walked his beat. The suspect, who was waiting in the gutter at the location, emerged with a revolver drawn and shot Patrolman McAuliffe in the back four times. He died in the back of the ambulance on the way to the hospital. The motive for the murder is unknown.

Patrolman McAuliffe had been with the NYPD for six years. He was 35 years old.
  
 
     
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Comments from Friends    
     
Rest in peace brother.
— JOM

rest in peace.
— sjs
Posted: December 18, 2006, 10:59 am

You were taken from us by a coward , you are with St Micheal now. Rest in Peace
— Tommy
Posted: March 18, 2013, 7:36 am

William, we continue to pray for you. Rest in Peace.
— Tommy
Posted: March 18, 2014, 9:31 am

William we continue to pray for you. Rest in Peace.
— Tommy
Posted: March 16, 2015, 6:52 am

 


 

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