Recently Fallen Hero

Detective Ben Campbell

Maine State Police
End of Watch: April 3, 2019

Detective Ben Campbell was struck and killed by a detached wheel that came off a logging truck while he assisted the driver of a disabled vehicle. Detective Campbell was transported to the hospital where he passed away. Detective Campbell is the 13th law enforcement officer to be killed in a traffic-related incident this year and the first officer fatality from the state of Maine in 2019.


Colonel John Cote
42 State House Station
45 Commerce Dr
Augusta, ME 04333-0042

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10 Replies to “Recently Fallen Hero

  1. May You rest in God’s arms, Detective Campbell. Your Service to your Community and Fellow Man, has been deeply appreciated. My heart aches for those you left behind. As part of your ‘Police Family’, my tears fall for another Son lost.
    With Heartfelt Sympathy,
    Janelle Krites~~~~Proud Mom of a Police Officer

  2. so very sorry for the loss of detective Bem Campbell. may Jesu comfort the family, friends and co officers.

  3. so very sorry for the loss of a good man detective Ben Campbell. May good Jesus comfort his co officers, family and friends

  4. Rest my Brother in Blue. My sorrow goes to Trooper Campbell’s Family and his Blue Family.

  5. Thank you for your service. Deepest sympathies to his family and may he rest in peace.
    God Speed

  6. Sending my sincere thoughts and prayers to the family, friends and department. I am so very sorry for your loss.
    May God bless you and give you strength and comfort during this difficult time.

    Thank you for your life of service to your community. RIP HERO..

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