Special Officer Albert T. Hayes

Special Officer Albert T. Hayes

Massachusetts State Police, Massachusetts

End of Watch Friday, February 9, 1940

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Albert T. Hayes

Special Officer Albert Hayes was killed in an automobile accident at the intersection of Dwight Street and Faille Avenue, in Holyoke.

Another car struck his patrol car head-on while he was driving. He was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

Officer Hayes had served with the Massachusetts State Police for 12 years and was assigned to Troop B.


  • Age 33
  • Tour 12 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Corporal Hayes, it has been 84 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 12 years of law enforcement service.

Chief (Ret) Steven Marshall
Georges Mills, NH

February 9, 2024

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