Law enforcement from all over Maine & Canada paid their respects and celebrated Det. Ben Campbell’s life Tuesday at the Cross Insurance Arena in Portland.

Over three thousand people gathered to remember 31-year-old Campbell as a man with a friendly smile who gave his service for others.

His wife Hillary said to him at the service "I love you with every piece of my being." She said their 6-month-old son will be raised to know how selfless his dad was.

Maine State Police
Maine State Police

Det. Campbell was on his way to police training when he stopped to assist a motorist on I-95, April 3rd. A tire that dislodged from a logging truck struck him as he was on the side of the road.

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