Officer Melvin Alan Keddy

Officer Melvin Alan Keddy

East Kingston Police Department, New Hampshire

End of Watch Thursday, September 7, 1995

Melvin Alan Keddy

Officer Keddy was struck and killed by a drunk driver vehicle while investigating a one car accident. He was flown to Massachusetts General Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The suspect was charged in connection with Officer Keddy's death and accepted a plea bargain following a hung jury.

Officer Keddy had served as a part-time officer with the East Kingston Police Department for 8 years. He is survived by his two children.

On September 7, 2005, a portion of Route 125 was dedicated as the Officer Melvin A. Keddy Memorial Highway.

Bio

  • Age 54
  • Tour 8 years
  • Badge 184

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Weapon Automobile; Alcohol involved
  • Offender Not available

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Thank you for serving in our nation's police force. RIP

John Haseltine - Civilian

November 14, 2016

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