Chief of Police Stanley Joseph Surpitski

Chief of Police Stanley Joseph Surpitski

Ipswich Police Department, Massachusetts

End of Watch Friday, January 30, 1970

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Stanley Joseph Surpitski

Chief of Police Stanley Surpitski suffered a fatal heart attack while on duty in court.

Chief Surpitski had served with the agency for 39 years. He was survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 63
  • Tour 39 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack

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Chief Surpitski,
On today, the 50th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Ipswich. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

January 30, 2020

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