Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Watchman David Esters Age: 37 years old Boston Police End of Watch: Thursday, April 27, 1848
Watchman David Estes was shot and killed while assisting other watchmen pursue two thieves.

As Watchman Estes was about apprehend one of the suspects he was shot point blank. He succumbed to his wounds several hours later.

Watchman Estes was survived by his wife.

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