Sergeant Joseph I. Cordes, III

Sergeant Joseph I. Cordes, III

Swampscott Police Department, Massachusetts

End of Watch Monday, May 25, 1998

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Joseph I. Cordes, III

Sergeant Joseph Cordes died of a heart attack while writing a police report in the station's booking room. He is survived by his wife, son, daughter, and brother.


  • Age 55
  • Tour 25 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack

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You are always remembered. You are always loved. You are always my hero.

Kristin Cordes

May 25, 2020

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