Officer Melvin Alan Keddy

Officer Melvin Alan Keddy

East Kingston Police Department, New Hampshire

End of Watch Thursday, September 7, 1995

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Melvin Alan Keddy

Officer Keddy was struck and killed by a drunk driver vehicle while investigating a one car accident. He was flown to Massachusetts General Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The suspect was charged in connection with Officer Keddy's death and accepted a plea bargain following a hung jury.

Officer Keddy had served as a part-time officer with the East Kingston Police Department for 8 years. He is survived by his two children.

On September 7, 2005, a portion of Route 125 was dedicated as the Officer Melvin A. Keddy Memorial Highway.

Bio

  • Age 54
  • Tour 8 years
  • Badge 184

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Weapon Automobile; Alcohol involved
  • Offender Not available

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Thank you Officer Melvin Alan Keddy for making possible the lives of an entire family through the loss of your own. Without your sacrifice an entire generation of loving and devoted persons who include a Bustling Father who runs wild with his beloved Wife and 2 Children now growing and prospering in the footsteps you made possible. So much life and laughter cruise along the very land you served and protected with your life. Officer Keddy, You are a true living hero. ''Till we meet again'' Our absolute loving deepest respects. Daniel Joseph Lister sr.

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September 4, 2019

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