Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Officer Bradford M. Erickson Age: 60 years old Tour: 28 years Yarmouth Police End of Watch: Friday, December 1, 2000
Officer Erickson was killed after being struck by a heavy construction vehicle which was being backed up. This occurred while he was directing traffic at a road paving project. After the collision, Officer Erickson was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injures approximately eight hours later.

Officer Erickson had been employed with the Yarmouth Police Department for 28 years, and is survived by his wife and two 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.

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