http://www.odmp.org/feed The Officer Down Memorial Page (ODMP). Remembering all of law enforcement's heroes. http://www.odmp.org/ http://www.odmp.org/images/odmpseal.jpg Officer Down Memorial Page Copyright 2015 Cleveland County Sheriff's Office (NC) February 19, 2015 http://www.odmp.org/k9/1545-k9-mako http://www.odmp.org/k9/1545-k9-mako ]]> ]]>K9 Mako died of injuries sustained three months earlier when he was attacked by another dog while assisting members of the agency's Vice / Narcotics Division serve a warrant near... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 01:20:41 -0500 Guam Police Department (GU) February 14, 2015 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22377-police-officer-iii-siegfred-d-r-dove-mortera http://www.odmp.org/officer/22377-police-officer-iii-siegfred-d-r-dove-mortera ]]> ]]>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... Sun, 15 Feb 2015 22:31:13 -0500 Oklahoma Highway Patrol (OK) January 31, 2015 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22360-trooper-nicholas-dees http://www.odmp.org/officer/22360-trooper-nicholas-dees ]]> ]]>Trooper Nicholas Dees was struck and killed by a vehicle near mile marker 195 on I-40, east of Shawnee. He and another trooper were investigating a wreck involving a semi-truck on... Sun, 01 Feb 2015 14:57:53 -0500 Jacksboro Police Department (TN) January 30, 2015 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22359-detective-michael-starrett http://www.odmp.org/officer/22359-detective-michael-starrett ]]> ]]>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... Sat, 31 Jan 2015 01:12:51 -0500 Town Creek Police Department (AL) January 28, 2015 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22355-patrolman-roger-odell http://www.odmp.org/officer/22355-patrolman-roger-odell ]]> ]]>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... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:51:07 -0500 Wise County Sheriff's Office (TX) January 28, 2015 http://www.odmp.org/k9/1546-k9-pepper http://www.odmp.org/k9/1546-k9-pepper ]]> ]]>K9 Pepper was shot and killed while tracking a subject near the Wise County - Montague County line. Pepper and his handler had been called to assist Montague County sheriff's deputies... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 01:21:20 -0500 Loxley Police Department (AL) January 26, 2015 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22354-sergeant-charles-kerry-mitchum http://www.odmp.org/officer/22354-sergeant-charles-kerry-mitchum ]]> ]]>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... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:08:58 -0500 Riverside County Sheriff's Department (CA) January 21, 2015 http://www.odmp.org/k9/1547-k9-sultan http://www.odmp.org/k9/1547-k9-sultan ]]> ]]>K9 Sultan was shot and killed while attempting to apprehend an armed felon in the area of San Jacinto Street and Mayberry Avenue in Hemet. Sultan had tracked the man underneath... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 01:21:40 -0500 Mississippi Gaming Commission (MS) January 21, 2015 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22352-director-of-investigations-john-ballard-gorman http://www.odmp.org/officer/22352-director-of-investigations-john-ballard-gorman ]]> ]]>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... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 11:22:35 -0500 Ocean County Prosecutor's Office (NJ) January 21, 2015 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22351-detective-john-scott-stevens http://www.odmp.org/officer/22351-detective-john-scott-stevens ]]> ]]>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... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 10:54:46 -0500 Olathe Police Department (KS) January 20, 2015 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22353-motor-officer-michael-kern http://www.odmp.org/officer/22353-motor-officer-michael-kern ]]> ]]>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... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 22:00:24 -0500 New York City Police Department (NY) January 17, 2015 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22341-deputy-chief-steven-bonano http://www.odmp.org/officer/22341-deputy-chief-steven-bonano ]]> ]]>Deputy Chief Steven Bonano died from blood cancer he contracted after inhaling toxic materials as he participated in the rescue and recovery efforts at the World Trade Center site following... Sat, 17 Jan 2015 18:56:24 -0500 Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TX) January 14, 2015 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22337-corrections-officer-v-eligio-garcia http://www.odmp.org/officer/22337-corrections-officer-v-eligio-garcia ]]> ]]>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... Wed, 14 Jan 2015 15:54:14 -0500 Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TX) January 14, 2015 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22336-corrections-officer-v-christopher-davis http://www.odmp.org/officer/22336-corrections-officer-v-christopher-davis ]]> ]]>Corrections Officer Christopher Davis and Corrections Officer Eligio Garcia were killed in a prison bus crash on I-20 near Penwell, Texas, at approximately 7:30 am. The bus was transporting 10 inmates... Wed, 14 Jan 2015 15:52:04 -0500 Ball Police Department (LA) January 10, 2015 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22339-assistant-chief-carl-borderlon http://www.odmp.org/officer/22339-assistant-chief-carl-borderlon ]]> ]]>Assistant Chief Carl Borderlon suffered a fatal heart attack inside of the police department's headquarters building during the early morning hours after having changed a flat tire on his patrol... Thu, 15 Jan 2015 15:04:59 -0500 Baltimore City Police Department (MD) January 9, 2015 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22335-police-officer-craig-chandler http://www.odmp.org/officer/22335-police-officer-craig-chandler ]]> ]]>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... Sat, 10 Jan 2015 22:15:16 -0500 Jefferson County Sheriff's Office (CO) January 3, 2015 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22323-sergeant-sean-renfro http://www.odmp.org/officer/22323-sergeant-sean-renfro ]]> ]]>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... Sun, 04 Jan 2015 11:25:24 -0500 Denham Springs Police Department (LA) December 30, 2014 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22317-police-officer-james-e-foster-jr http://www.odmp.org/officer/22317-police-officer-james-e-foster-jr ]]> ]]>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... Tue, 30 Dec 2014 18:12:13 -0500 Avalon Harbor Patrol (CA) December 30, 2014 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22318-harbor-patrol-assistant-timothy-mitchell http://www.odmp.org/officer/22318-harbor-patrol-assistant-timothy-mitchell ]]> ]]>Harbor Patrol Assistant Timothy Mitchell was killed when he was crushed between a boat and a rock near the Green Pleasure Pier in Avalon Bay. Several boats had broken free from... Wed, 31 Dec 2014 17:10:59 -0500 Cliffside Park Police Department (NJ) December 29, 2014 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22315-special-police-officer-stephen-petruzzello http://www.odmp.org/officer/22315-special-police-officer-stephen-petruzzello ]]> ]]>Special Police Officer Stephen Petruzzello succumbed to injuries sustained two days earlier when he was struck by a car on Walker Street, near First Street. He and another officer were crossing... Mon, 29 Dec 2014 12:06:59 -0500