Officer Safety News

George County Sheriff’s Office (MS)

Posted by on Dec 17, 2014
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Deputy Sheriff John Street was killed in a single vehicle crash on Highway 57 while responding to an accident at approximately 2:00 am. His patrol car left the roadway and struck...

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Perryopolis Borough Police Department (PA)

Posted by on Dec 15, 2014
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Police Officer Richard Champion was killed in a vehicle crash while pursing a vehicle on Pittsburgh Road, in Perry Township, at approximately 1:00 pm. During the pursuit another vehicle turned in...

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There is No Secret to Officer Safety

Posted by on Dec 8, 2014
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One question could save your life: What’s Important Now?

The officer who was driving this vehicle, California Highway Patrol Officer Mike Mitchell, survived this crash because he was wearing his seatbelt and body armor. Mitchell acknowledges that he failed to adequately consider WIN—What’s Important Now?—and was driving too fast at the time of the crash. Mitchell has become a Below 100 instructor and candidly shares his story when he presents.

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Ingham County Sheriff’s Office (MI)

Posted by on Dec 7, 2014
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Deputy Sheriff Grant Whitaker was killed in a vehicle crash during a pursuit on Dexter Trail, one mile east of Route 52, at approximately 2:00 am. Deputy Whitaker's patrol car left...

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Navajo Division of Public Safety (TR)

Posted by on Dec 1, 2014
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Police Officer Ernest Montoya suffered a fatal heart attack while transporting a prisoner to the reservation's jail facility in Dilkon, Arizona. He had just arrested the man and was driving to...

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San Juan Police Department (PR)

Posted by on Nov 26, 2014
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Agent Edwin Roman-Acevedo was shot and killed while off duty when he intervened in a robbery at a pharmacy on at the intersection of PR-850 and PR-846, in Trujillo Alto. He...

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