Patrolman Thomas Joseph Sullivan

Patrolman Thomas Joseph Sullivan

Metropolitan Police Department, Massachusetts

End of Watch Saturday, October 5, 1929

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Thomas Joseph Sullivan

Patrolman Thomas Sullivan was killed in a motorcycle crash on Soldier's Field Road in Brighton when his police motorcycle collided with a car.

Patrolman Sullivan had served with the Metropolitan Police Department for one month. He was survived by his wife, two sons, father, two brothers, and three sisters. One of his brothers went on to serve with the Boston Police Department.


  • Age 27
  • Tour 1 month
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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Patrolman Sullivan,
On today, the 90th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of the state of Massachusetts. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

BPA Mike Casey(former Ma resident)
El Paso Station

Border Patrol Agent Michael Casey
United States Border Patrol

October 5, 2019

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