Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Chief Thomas Lynch Age: 58 years old Tour: 14 years Abington Police End of Watch: Sunday, February 15, 1942
Chief Lynch was killed in an automobile accident when the patrol car he was riding in was struck head-on by another vehicle. The other vehicle was driving on the wrong side of the roadway.

Chief Lynch had been with the agency for 14 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