Detective Michael J. Dion

Detective Michael J. Dion

Chicopee Police Department, Massachusetts

End of Watch Wednesday, November 10, 2021

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Michael J. Dion

Detective Michael Dion suffered a fatal heart attack while on traffic assignment at 60 Fuller Road in Chicopee.

He had moved several large barricades as part of the road closure assignment when he collapsed. He was transported to the hospital, where he was kept on life support to donate his organs.

Detective Dion had served with the Chicopee Police Department for 39 years. He is survived by his girlfriend and daughter.


  • Age 60
  • Tour 39 years
  • Badge 1

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack
  • Incident Date Monday, November 8, 2021

directing traffic

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Mike, it was a true honor and pleasure to have you as part of our family. Your love for my sister was a true blessing. Thank you for all you have given to us and your community. There will always be a place at our table for you!
Rest In Peace , you are loved and missed every day.
May your star always shine.

Terrie and David

July 15, 2022

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