DIED IN THE LINE OF DUTY FROM MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENTS
Appointed: January 3, 1903
End of Watch: October 3, 1921

On October 3, 1921, Motor Traffic Patrolman Edward S. Boynton, died in the Misericordia Hospital from injuries received when his motorcycle collided with an automobile while the patrolman was pursuing another vehicle.  Policeman Edward Boynton was in his 34 years old at the time of his death and resided at 5465 Pine Street.