Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Chief Stanley J. Surpitski Age: 63 years old Tour: 39 years Ipswich Police End of Watch: Friday, January 30, 1970
Chief of Police Stanley Surpitski suffered a fatal heart attack while on duty in court.

Chief Surpitski had served with the agency for 39 years. 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