Recent Officer Down Notices

  • Michigan State Police (MI) September 20, 2017
    Trooper Timothy O'Neill was killed in a motorcycle crash, in Plainfield Township, at approximately 7:45 am. He was riding his department motorcycle when he was involved in the crash near the… …
  • Metropolitan Transit Authority Police Department (TX) September 18, 2017
    Police Officer Elias "Sonny" Martinez succumbed to injuries sustained in a motorcycle crash one week earlier while escorting permitted loads on Gulf Freeway, in the area of FM 646, in…
  • Puerto Rico Police Department (PR) September 13, 2017
    Agent Roberto Medina-Mariani was shot and killed while attempting to take action during a robbery while off duty at approximately 10:30 pm. He was inside a restaurant in the Magüeyes neighborhood… …
  • Hardee County Sheriff's Office (FL) September 10, 2017
    Deputy Sheriff Julie Bridges and Sergeant Joseph Ossman, of the Florida Department of Corrections, were killed in a vehicle crash at the intersection of Route 66 and Old Crewsville Road,…
  • Florida Department of Corrections (FL) September 10, 2017
    Sergeant Joseph Ossman and Deputy Sheriff Julie Bridges, of the Hardee County Sheriff's Office, were killed in a vehicle crash at the intersection of Route 66 and Old Crewsville Road,…
  • Wayzata Police Department (MN) September 9, 2017
    Police Officer William Mathews was struck and killed by a vehicle on Route 12, between Route 101 and Shoreline Drive, at approximately 12:30 pm. He was in the process of removing…
  • Tarrant County Constable's Office – Precinct 5 (TX) September 8, 2017
    Deputy Constable Mark Diebold suffered a fatal heart attack following qualifications for the agency's tactical team. Members of the tactical team immediately began CPR when he collapsed following …
  • Chicago Police Department (IL) September 7, 2017
    Police Officer Bernie Domagala succumbed to complications of a gunshot wound sustained on July 14th, 1988, while at the scene of a barricade situation at 7237 S. Stony Island Avenue. Officer…
  • Southaven Police Department (MS) September 3, 2017
    K9 Gunner died as the result of heat exhaustion when he was left in his handler's department vehicle following an undercover operation. Gunner's handler had returned to the police station to …
  • Dover Police Department (DE) September 2, 2017
    Corporal Thomas Hannon succumbed to complications of an injury sustained in 2012 while involved in a foot pursuit. He suffered a knee injury during the chase that required numerous surgeries. He…
  • Sacramento County Sheriff's Department (CA) August 31, 2017
    Deputy Sheriff Bob French was shot and killed outside of the Ramada Inn in the 2600 block of Auburn Boulevard while conducting an auto theft investigation at approximately 10:30 am. Members…
  • Houston Police Department (TX) August 29, 2017
    Sergeant Steve Perez drowned after his patrol car was caught in floodwaters in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. Sergeant Perez left home at approximately 4:00 a.m. in an attempt to report…
  • Drew County Sheriff's Office (AR) August 24, 2017
    Deputy Sheriff Timothy Braden was killed in a vehicle crash as he pursued a vehicle on Barkada Road, northwest of Monticello, at approximately 1:30 am. The vehicle fled when Deputy Braden…
  • Lake County Sheriff's Office (CA) August 23, 2017
    Deputy Sheriff Rob Rumfelt suffered a fatal heart attack after responding to a fight call involving approximately five people in the 900 block of Boggs Lane, in Lakeport, at approximately…
  • Kissimmee Police Department (FL) August 19, 2017
    Sergeant Sam Howard and Police Officer Matthew Baxter were shot and killed while responding to reports of three suspicious people in the area of Palmway Street and Cypress Street at…
  • Kissimmee Police Department (FL) August 19, 2017
    Police Officer Matthew Baxter and Sergeant Sam Howard were shot and killed while responding to reports of three suspicious people in the area of Palmway Street and Cypress Street at…
  • Puerto Rico Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (PR) August 18, 2017
    Correctional Officer David Torres-Chaparro suffered a fatal heart attack while participating in riot control training at the former Industrial Women's Prison in Vega Alta, Puerto Rico. He began t …
  • Quitman County Sheriff's Office (MS) August 15, 2017
    Deputy Sheriff Jimmy Clark was killed in a vehicle crash while responding to a shooting call. He was traveling through the Falcon community on Mississippi 3, approximately eight miles north of…
  • Virginia State Police (VA) August 13, 2017
    Trooper Pilot Berke Bates and Lieutenant Pilot Jay Cullen were killed when their Bell 407 helicopter crashed into a wooded area in a residential neighborhood on Old Farm Road in…
  • Virginia State Police (VA) August 13, 2017
    Lieutenant Pilot Jay Cullen and Trooper Pilot Berke Bates were killed when their Bell 407 helicopter crashed into a wooded area in a residential neighborhood on Old Farm Road in…