Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Office James J. Troy Age: 30 years old Boston Police End of Watch: Monday, January 13, 1930
Detective Troy was shot and killed while making an arrest. The suspect later died in prison.

Detective Troy was survived by his wife and six 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.

Our Strength is in their Memories