Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Patrolman Charles V. Sciolto Age: 41 years old Tour: 14 years Attleboro Police End of Watch: Friday, May 31, 1968
Patrolman Sciolto was struck and killed by a drunk driver while directing traffic in a construction zone near the junction of I-495 and I-95. The driver was arrested and convicted of charges in connection with Patrolman Sciolto's death.

A bridge in the interchange was named in honor of Patrolman Sciolto.

Patrolman Sciolto had served with the Attleboro Police Department for 14 years. He was survived by his wife and two 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.

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