Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Officer Leo T. Sullivan Age: 54 years old Tour: 29 years Pittsfield Police End of Watch: Monday, June 18, 1956
Officer Sullivan suffered a fatal heart attack while dealing with a drunk man at a local restaurant. Officer Sullivan was off duty at the time and had called for backup to take the man to jail when he suffered the heart attack.

Officer Sullivan had been with the agency for 29 years and was survived by his wife and three 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