Officer Safety News

Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TX)

Posted by on Jan 14, 2015 in Officer Down Memorial Page, Officer Safety News | Comments Off

Corrections Officer Eligio Garcia and Corrections Officer Christopher Davis were killed in a prison bus crash on I-20 near Penwell, Texas, at approximately 7:30 am.

The bus was transporting 10 inmates…

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Baltimore City Police Department (MD)

Posted by on Jan 11, 2015 in Officer Down Memorial Page, Officer Safety News | Comments Off

Police Officer Craig Chandler succumbed to injuries sustained two months earlier when he was involved in a crash during a pursuit of a moped.

He and other officers were attempting to…

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Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office (CO)

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

Sergeant Sean Renfro was struck and killed by a vehicle while directing traffic at an accident scene on Highway 285, at Doubleheader Ranch Road, near Aspen Park at approximately 2:40…

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The Magnitude of Loss

Posted by on Jan 2, 2015 in LawOfficer.com Below 100 Initiative, Officer Safety News | Comments Off

As we remember the service and sacrifice of our fallen, let us also think of the long line of those family members and friends left behind.

The impact to a fallen officer’s family is profound. Here, the daughter, widow and mother of Officer Bradley Fox comfort each other at his name on the National Memorial. Fox was killed in an ambush while searching for a suspect. His K-9 partner was also shot, but survived.

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December End of Watch

Posted by on Jan 2, 2015 in LawOfficer.com Below 100 Initiative, Officer Safety News | Comments Off

Eleven officers died during the month of December, bringing the preliminary death toll for 2014 to 118.

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Denham Springs Police Department (LA)

Posted by on Dec 30, 2014 in Officer Down Memorial Page, Officer Safety News | Comments Off

Police Officer James Foster succumbed to injuries sustained the previous evening in a motorcycle crash while he responded to an accident that was located on I-12.

Officer Foster, along with two…

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