Police Officer Patrick F. Leavitt

Police Officer Patrick F. Leavitt

Lowell Police Department, Massachusetts

End of Watch Thursday, December 18, 1941

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Patrick F. Leavitt

Officer Patrick F. Leavitt suffered a fatal heart attack during a high speed pursuit of an auto theft suspect.

Officer Leavitt had served with the Lowell Police Department for 22 years. He was survived by his wife and three children.


  • Age 47
  • Tour 22 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack

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Officer Leavitt, it has been 74 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 law enforcement service.

Chief (Ret) Steven Marshall
Georges Mills, NH

December 18, 2023

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