Officer Safety News

United States Department of Justice – Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (US)

Posted by on Mar 6, 2015 in Officer Down Memorial Page, Officer Safety News | Comments Off

Special Agent Bill Sheldon died as the result of cancer he developed as a direct result of participating in rescue and recovery efforts at the World Trade Center site following…

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Philadelphia Police Department (PA)

Posted by on Mar 6, 2015 in Officer Down Memorial Page, Officer Safety News | Comments Off

Police Officer Robert Wilson was shot and killed when he and his partner interrupted a robbery at a video game store at 2101 West Lehigh Avenue at approximately 4:45 pm.

Citizens…

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Fulton County Police Department (GA)

Posted by on Mar 4, 2015 in Officer Down Memorial Page, Officer Safety News | Comments Off

Police Officer Terence Green was shot and killed from ambush as he and other officers responded to reports of shots fired inside a house near the intersection of Chastain Way…

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Guam Police Department (GU)

Posted by on Feb 16, 2015 in Officer Down Memorial Page, Officer Safety News | Comments Off

Police Officer Siegfred Mortera suffered a fatal heart attack while participating in his department’s SWAT training at Eagles Field.

He was leading a run of other SWAT team members when he…

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Make Sure You’re Safe on the Job

Posted by on Feb 4, 2015 in LawOfficer.com Below 100 Initiative, Officer Safety, Officer Safety News | Comments Off

We just ended a three-year period (2012–2014) which reflects the lowest line-of-duty loss in more than 50 years. This is despite the increased number of gunfire deaths and surge in ambush attacks seen in 2014.

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Self-Aid Can Save Your Life

Posted by on Feb 4, 2015 in LawOfficer.com Below 100 Initiative, Officer Safety News | Comments Off

There will always be circumstances beyond our control that will result in officer deaths and injuries, but being prepared to treat those injuries on your own, when possible, can help to save your life.

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