Sergeant Edward E. Neves, Jr.

Sergeant Edward E. Neves, Jr.

Taunton Police Department, Massachusetts

End of Watch Tuesday, July 25, 1995

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Edward E. Neves, Jr.

Sergeant Edward Neves was killed when his patrol car crashed into a utility pole near 534 County Street while en route to assist another officer who was pursuing a vehicle.

The juvenile driver of the fleeing vehicle was arrested and charged with speeding, failing to stop, operating negligently, operating without a license, and unlawful possession of mace. He was not charged in connection with Sergeant Neves' death.

Sergeant Neves had served with the Taunton Police Department for seven years and was posthumously promoted to the rank of Sergeant. He was survived by his wife and parents.


  • Age 38
  • Tour 7 years
  • Badge 61

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

juvenile offender

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Miss you Eddie,thinking about you today.I stopped by the site today said a pray and thought back and smiled and cried.crazy leg Ed as referred to by his softball teammates.I will remember you till my last breath.I miss you brother.

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January 1, 2019

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