Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Trooper Albert T. Hayes Age: 33 years old Tour: 12 years State Police End of Watch: Friday, February 9, 1940
Special Officer Albert Hayes was killed in an automobile accident at the intersection of Dwight Street and Faille Avenue, in Holyoke.

Another car struck his patrol car head-on while he was driving. He was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

Officer Hayes had served with the Massachusetts State Police for 12 years and was assigned to Troop B.

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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