Detective James J. Troy

Detective James J. Troy

Boston Police Department, Massachusetts

End of Watch Monday, January 13, 1930

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James J. Troy

Detective Troy was shot and killed while making an arrest at approximately 5:45 pm.

The subject later died in prison.

Detective Troy was survived by his wife and six children.

Bio

  • Age 30
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 623

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Died in prison

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I heard stories about James Troy, from my grandmother, Claire Harrington...james was her Brother....My mother, Anna Donoghue (harrington) was born later in the year that Jim was killed, and was very close to Jim's son, Tommy....and other children...rest in peace, great grand uncle..

Susan Koberski
Great grand niece

January 13, 2021

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