Officer Safety News

Jacksboro Police Department (TN)

Posted by on Jan 31, 2015 in Officer Down Memorial Page, Officer Safety News | Comments Off

Detective Mike Starrett succumbed to injuries sustained one week earlier when he was involved in a head-on crash while responding to a fatal accident in which a father and young…

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Town Creek Police Department (AL)

Posted by on Jan 29, 2015 in Officer Down Memorial Page, Officer Safety News | Comments Off

Patrolman Roger O’Dell suffered a fatal heart attack after taking two juveniles into custody who had escaped from a juvenile detention facility in a neighboring county earlier in the day.

He…

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Loxley Police Department (AL)

Posted by on Jan 27, 2015 in Officer Down Memorial Page, Officer Safety News | Comments Off

Sergeant Kerry Mitchum was killed in a single vehicle crash on Oak Lane, near Highway 59, in Stapleton.

He was en route to the Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office firing range at…

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Olathe Police Department (KS)

Posted by on Jan 24, 2015 in Officer Down Memorial Page, Officer Safety News | Comments Off

Motor Officer Mike Kern suffered a fatal heart attack while on duty and detailing his department motorcycle in preparation for a planned presidential escort during an upcoming visit by President…

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Mississippi Gaming Commission (MS)

Posted by on Jan 22, 2015 in Officer Down Memorial Page, Officer Safety News | Comments Off

Director of Investigations John Gorman was accidentally shot and killed during a training exercise at the Mississippi Gaming Commission’s office in Robinsonville, Mississippi, at approximately 9:00 am.

A firearm being used…

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Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office (NJ)

Posted by on Jan 22, 2015 in Officer Down Memorial Page, Officer Safety News | Comments Off

Detective John Stevens succumbed to injuries sustained two weeks earlier in a single vehicle on Dover Road in Lacey Township.

He was working on an undercover assignment and was driving an…

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