Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Officer Gary Twyman Age: 39 years old Tour: 9 years Lynn Police End of Watch: Monday, October 9, 1995
Patrolman Gary Twyman was killed after being stabbed. Patrolman Twyman, off duty and unarmed, was defending a woman who was being attacked by a knife wielding man. The man was later found by responding officers and was shot after refusing to surrender.

Patrolman Twyman had served with the agency for nine years.

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