Slain Mass. Officer Had Put In Retirement Papers
December 28, 2010
Woburn (Mass.) PD's Officer John Maguire had submitted his retirement paperwork when he was fatally shot while responding to an armed robbery at the Kohl's department store late Sunday, reports the Boston Globe.
Starting Jan. 1, Maguire was scheduled to leave the busy night shift and retire in about a year.
Woburn Chief Philip Mahoney said telling Maguire's wife of 23 years that her husband had been fatally shot was "one of the saddest duties I ever had to do," he told the Globe. "I can't tell you how traumatic that was.''
Read the full story at Boston.com.
Two Charged In Fatal Shooting of Mass. Officer
Be the first to comment on this story
Other Recent News
A 12-second clip shows what appears to be an NYPD officer backing it up and shaking what...
The number of officers shot and killed by suspects over the first half of 2015 is down...
The New York State Department of Corrections is replacing 12 prison employees, including...
State and federal law allows the use of deadly force to prevent an escape if the officer...
After Whitt responded, saying he had a right to film police, the officer walked away,...