Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Officer Edward F. Lee Tour: 20 years Milton Police End of Watch: Thursday, May 16, 1940
Patrolman Edward Lee was shot and killed in the line of duty. He was survived by his wife and parents.

The suspect was apprehended and sentenced to death. He was executed in 1941.

Patrolman Lee had served with the agency for 20 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