Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Officer Samuel Pierce Age: 37 years old Tour: 1 year Falmouth Police End of Watch: Wednesday, August 16, 1933
Obituary
Patrolman Samuel Pierce was killed in a motorcycle accident when his police motorcycle collided with vehicle.

He was traveling on Menauhant Road when another vehicle backed onto the road into his path, causing a collision. The driver fled the scene but was arrested the next day and charged with negligent operation of a vehicle and leaving the scene of an accident.

Patrolman Pierce was a WWI veteran had served with the Falmouth Police Department for one year. He was survived by his wife and two children.

Remembering …

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

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