Police Officer Thomas F. Rose

Police Officer Thomas F. Rose

Boston Police Department, Massachusetts

End of Watch Friday, February 19, 1993

Thomas F. Rose

Police Officer Thomas Rose was shot and killed with his own weapon after letting an inmate out of his cell to make a phone call at the Boston Government Center.

The suspect was found guilty of voluntary manslaughter and sentenced to 26 to 30 years.

Officer Rose was a U.S. Air Force veteran and had served with the Boston Police Department for 13 years. He was survived by his wife, three children, and one granddaughter.

Bio

  • Age 42
  • Tour 13 years
  • Badge 3322
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Officer's handgun
  • Offender Sentenced to 30 years

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Never forgotten. My mom speaks of her nephew often. RIP and blessings to my Rose family forever. I ran today with you in my thoughts and prayers.

L (cavanaugh) Kelly
Cousin

May 27, 2018

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