Officer Jack Maguire

Officer John “Jack” Maguire

Woburn Police Department, Massachusetts

  • Age: 60
  • Tour: 34 years
  • End of Watch: December 26, 2010
  • Chair Delivery:¬†July 13, 2014
Officer Maguire arrived in the parking lot of a robbery at a jewelry store, where he confronted one of the suspects and began a foot pursuit. During the pursuit, the suspect opened fire, striking Officer Maguire four times. Officer Maguire returned fire and killed the suspect.
Officer Maguire was transported to a hospital in Burlington where he succumbed to his wounds.