Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Correctional Officer Anthony Acosta Age: 22 years old Tour: 2 years Hampden County Sheriff End of Watch: Wednesday, February 22, 1989
Correctional Officer Acosta was shot and killed due to the accidental discharge of a weapon.

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