Incident

6-05-2019 New York Corona (Queens) 1-0

Location

June 05, 2019

6890 Burns St
Corona (Queens), New York
Geolocation: 40.721, -73.8498

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Deputy Chief Steven Silks
  • Age: 62
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Suicide^
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Officer killed

Notes

NYPD Officer shot self in head inside his car close to retirement

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 6
State Senate District: 16
State House District: 28