Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Sergeant Edward Q. Butters Age: 61 years old Tour: 38 years Boston Police End of Watch: Wednesday, August 14, 1929
Sergeant Edward Butters succumbed to injuries inflicted when he was thrown from a department vehicle.

He had been employed with the Boston Police Department for 38 years at the time of his death.

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