Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Officer Peter M. Nikitas Age: 28 years old Tour: 1 year Fitchburg Police End of Watch: Sunday, August 27, 1978
Patrolman Nikitas was struck and killed by a train while on duty.

Patrolman Nikitas had been with the agency for one year and 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