Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Constable Donald F. Adams Age: 27 years old Tour: 3 years Chelmsford Police End of Watch: Tuesday, July 19, 1927
Obituary
Constable Adams was shot and killed by a man he ordered off a street car to investigate an extortion complaint a citizen had made against him. The street car motorman subdued the suspect and turned him over to the police.

He was survived by his wife and two children.

Remembering …

mlemf-logoOver 340 law enforcement officers have lost their lives while protecting the citizens of the Commonwealth. This encompasses state and local police, federal, sheriff and correction officers.

The Massachusetts Law Enforcement Memorial will serve as a permanent reminder of their dedication and ultimate sacrifice.

Our Strength is in their Memories