Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Officer H. Crosby Smith Age: 44 years old Stockbridge Police End of Watch: Sunday, June 10, 1951
Patrolman H. Crosby Smith suffered a fatal heart attack after scuffling with a drunken homeowner during a domestic call on Prospect Hill. He died later that night.

Patrolman Smith was survived by his wife, daughter, mother, and sister.

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