Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Detective Roy J. Sergei Age: 41 years old Tour: 17 years Boston Police End of Watch: Monday, October 26, 1987
Detective Joseph Sergei was shot and killed after stopping a suspicious male in an alley. Another officer was shot and wounded. The suspect fled to Mexico but was apprehended, returned to Boston, and sentenced to life in prison.

Detective Sergei had served with the agency for 17 years and is survived by his wife, three children, and parents. He was posthumously promoted to the rank of detective.

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