Patrol Officer John Peter Georges

Patrol Officer John Peter Georges

Tyngsborough Police Department, Massachusetts

End of Watch Tuesday, May 8, 2007

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John Peter Georges

Patrol Officer John Georges died as the result of a blood clot which developed as the result of a previous leg injury. He sustained the injury while saving a civilian who had been severely injured in a car accident.

The blood clot broke free and traveled to his heart, causing his death.

Officer Georges was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and had served with the Tyngsborough Police Department for 20 years. He was survived by his wife, three children, parents, and four siblings.


  • Age 48
  • Tour 20 years
  • Badge 4
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Duty related illness
  • Incident Date Saturday, December 3, 2005

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Officer Georges, it has been 17 years since you were taken from us. New England law enforcement has continued to thrive, learn and become safer due to the traditions and sacrifices you, your family, and many others have made for us. Thank you for your military and 20 years of law enforcement service.

Chief (Ret) Steven Marshall
Georges Mills, NH

May 8, 2024

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