Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Officer John F. Sullivan Brockton Police End of Watch: Wednesday, August 19, 1931
Officer Sullivan died of injuries he received the previous winter when he slipped and fell on ice while walking his beat in the Cambello section of Brockton. Officer Sullivan's leg broke as a result of the fall and the injury became infected. The infection led to Officer Sullivan's death the following August.

Remembering …

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The Massachusetts Law Enforcement Memorial will serve as a permanent reminder of their dedication and ultimate sacrifice.

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