Phoenix Law Enforcement Association

John F. MacInnis

End of Watch, February 22, 1976 

On February 22nd, 1976, Police Guard MacInnis died of a heart attack while in foot pursuit of a suspect at the Sky Harbor International Airport. A passerby stopped to assist the guard. He was driven to a nearby hospital but was pronounced dead on arrival. He had been a police guard for nine years. Police Guard MacInnis was survived by his wife, thirteen children and five grandchildren.