Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Officer James D. Hughes Age: 39 years old Tour: 10 years Boston Police End of Watch: Tuesday, September 10, 1935
Patrolman Hughes was struck and killed by a vehicle while walking his patrol beat. He had been with the agency for 10 years.

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