Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 24 years
Badge # Not available
Cause: Heart attack
Offender: Not available
Patrol Officer Edward Landers suffered a fatal heart attack while struggling with a subject at the scene of a domestic violence call.
The man resisted and a struggle ensued as Officer Landers attempted to arrest him. Officer Landers collapsed as he attempted to place the man into handcuffs. He was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Officer Landers had served with the Barnstable Police Department for 24 years. He is survived by his wife and two children.