Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Trooper Earl W. Tobin Age: 30 years old Tour: 7 months State Police End of Watch: Friday, March 30, 1934
Patrolman Earl Tobin was killed in a motorcycle accident in Freetown while responding to a vehicle accident. During the response he lost control of his motorcycle and struck the back of a truck. He was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries later in the day.

Patrolman Tobin had been with the agency for seven months.

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