Lieutenant Rene Albert Goupil

Lieutenant Rene Albert Goupil

Maine State Police, Maine

End of Watch Tuesday, January 23, 1990

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Rene Albert Goupil

Lieutenant Rene Goupil suffered a fatal heart attack shortly after finishing a mandatory two mile run while on duty.

Lieutenant Goupil was a U.S Marine Corps veteran of the Vietnam war and had served with the Maine State Police for 20 years. He was survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 43
  • Tour 20 years
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack


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Lieutenant Goupil, it has been 34 years since you were taken from us. Northern 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

January 23, 2024

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