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 2016 Bibb County Sheriff's Office (GA) May 5, 2016 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22836-investigator-anthony-tj-freeman http://www.odmp.org/officer/22836-investigator-anthony-tj-freeman ]]> ]]>Investigator TJ Freeman was killed when his patrol vehicle was rammed by a suspect vehicle during a pursuit at approximately 3:00 am. Another deputy had initiated the pursuit after encountering the... Thu, 05 May 2016 14:06:32 +0000 Florida Department of Corrections (FL) May 1, 2016 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22834-sergeant-jorge-ramos http://www.odmp.org/officer/22834-sergeant-jorge-ramos ]]> ]]>Sergeant Jorge Ramos died two days after collapsing during a statewide Correctional Emergency Response Team competition being hosted at the Sumter Correctional Institution, in Bushnell, Florida. He was transported to Tampa... Mon, 02 May 2016 22:32:39 +0000 Unified Police Department of Greater Salt Lake (UT) April 27, 2016 http://www.odmp.org/k9/1601-k9-aldo http://www.odmp.org/k9/1601-k9-aldo ]]> ]]>K9 Aldo was shot and killed during a warrant service at a home near 4303 South and 730 East in Millcreek, Utah. Officers were serving a warrant on a man wanted... Fri, 29 Apr 2016 00:14:10 +0000 United States Department of Homeland Security - Customs and Border Protection - United States Border Patrol (US) April 18, 2016 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22832-border-patrol-agent-jose-daniel-barraza http://www.odmp.org/officer/22832-border-patrol-agent-jose-daniel-barraza ]]> ]]>Border Patrol Agent Jose Barraza was killed in a vehicle crash on I-10, near Fort Hancock, Texas, at approximately 7:30 am. He was nearing the end of his shift when his... Tue, 19 Apr 2016 02:50:46 +0000 Columbus Division of Police (OH) April 12, 2016 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22831-police-officer-steven-michael-smith http://www.odmp.org/officer/22831-police-officer-steven-michael-smith ]]> ]]>Police Officer Steven Smith succumbed to a gunshot wound sustained three days earlier as the SWAT team attempted to serve a felony arson warrant at an apartment at 14 West... Wed, 13 Apr 2016 01:18:03 +0000 Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department (NV) March 31, 2016 http://www.odmp.org/k9/1600-k9-nicky http://www.odmp.org/k9/1600-k9-nicky ]]> ]]>K9 Nicky was shot and killed in the 9800 block of Fast Elk Street while attempting an apprehension of an armed subject. Officers had responded to the area for reports that... Fri, 01 Apr 2016 16:16:00 +0000 Virginia State Police (VA) March 31, 2016 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22826-trooper-chad-phillip-dermyer http://www.odmp.org/officer/22826-trooper-chad-phillip-dermyer ]]> ]]>Trooper Chad Dermyer was shot and killed while speaking to a suspicious person inside the Greyhound bus terminal in Richmond, Virginia, at approximately 2:45 pm. He and other officers were participating... Fri, 01 Apr 2016 02:02:27 +0000 Texas Department of Public Safety - Texas Highway Patrol (TX) March 26, 2016 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22824-trooper-jeffrey-nichols http://www.odmp.org/officer/22824-trooper-jeffrey-nichols ]]> ]]>Trooper Jeffrey Nichols was killed in a single vehicle crash while on patrol in Lamar County, Texas, at approximately 11:00 pm. His patrol car left the roadway and struck a tree... Sun, 27 Mar 2016 18:48:56 +0000 Des Moines Police Department (IA) March 26, 2016 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22823-police-officer-carlos-puente-morales http://www.odmp.org/officer/22823-police-officer-carlos-puente-morales ]]> ]]>Police Officer Carlos Puente-Morales and Police Officer Susan Farrell were killed when their patrol car was struck head-on by a wrong way, drunk driver on I-80, at mile marker 117. They... Sat, 26 Mar 2016 15:57:47 +0000 Des Moines Police Department (IA) March 26, 2016 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22822-police-officer-susan-louise-farrell http://www.odmp.org/officer/22822-police-officer-susan-louise-farrell ]]> ]]>Police Officer Susan Farrell and Police Officer Carlos Puente-Morales were killed when their patrol car was struck head-on by a wrong way, drunk driver on I-80, at mile marker 117. They... Sat, 26 Mar 2016 15:55:11 +0000 Howard County Sheriff's Office (IN) March 20, 2016 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22812-deputy-sheriff-carl-a-koontz http://www.odmp.org/officer/22812-deputy-sheriff-carl-a-koontz ]]> ]]>Deputy Sheriff Carl Koontz was shot and killed as he and other deputies served arrest and search warrants in connection to a narcotics case. The deputies received no response from inside... Sun, 20 Mar 2016 17:40:10 +0000 Greenville Police Department (SC) March 18, 2016 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22811-police-officer-iii-allen-lee-jacobs http://www.odmp.org/officer/22811-police-officer-iii-allen-lee-jacobs ]]> ]]>Police Officer Allen Lee Jacobs was shot multiple times as he and other Community Response Team officers attempted to interview a known gang member at a home near Rebecca Street... Fri, 18 Mar 2016 19:44:53 +0000 Massachusetts State Police (MA) March 16, 2016 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22810-trooper-thomas-clardy http://www.odmp.org/officer/22810-trooper-thomas-clardy ]]> ]]>Trooper Thomas Clardy died from injuries he sustained in a vehicle collision on I-90, near mile marker 80 in Charlton, at approximately 12:00 pm. He was working an overtime assignment conducting... Thu, 17 Mar 2016 01:58:18 +0000 West Virginia State Police (WV) March 14, 2016 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22804-first-sergeant-joseph-g-portaro http://www.odmp.org/officer/22804-first-sergeant-joseph-g-portaro ]]> ]]>First Sergeant Joseph Portaro suffered a medical emergency while participating in a physical fitness run near the West Virginia State Police Academy, where he served as the Deputy Director of... Mon, 14 Mar 2016 19:20:52 +0000 El Paso Police Department (TX) March 14, 2016 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22805-patrolman-david-ortiz http://www.odmp.org/officer/22805-patrolman-david-ortiz ]]> ]]>Patrolman David Ortiz succumbed to injuries sustained four days earlier when his police motorcycle was struck from behind at the intersection of Lee Trevino Drive and Vista Del Sol Drive. The... Tue, 15 Mar 2016 00:48:53 +0000 California Highway Patrol (CA) March 13, 2016 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22803-officer-nathan-taylor http://www.odmp.org/officer/22803-officer-nathan-taylor ]]> ]]>Officer Nathan Taylor succumbed to injuries sustained the previous day when he was struck by a vehicle on I-80, near Donnor Summit. He was directing traffic at the scene of a... Mon, 14 Mar 2016 18:36:12 +0000 Prince George's County Police Department (MD) March 13, 2016 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22801-police-officer-i-jacai-d-colson http://www.odmp.org/officer/22801-police-officer-i-jacai-d-colson ]]> ]]>Police Officer Jacai Colson was shot and killed while responding to active shooter at the Prince George's County Police Department's District III police station at 7600 Barlowe Road. At approximately 4:30... Mon, 14 Mar 2016 01:14:09 +0000 Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office (FL) March 12, 2016 http://www.odmp.org/officer/22800-deputy-sheriff-john-robert-kotfila-jr http://www.odmp.org/officer/22800-deputy-sheriff-john-robert-kotfila-jr ]]> ]]>Deputy Sheriff John Kotfila was killed in a head-on collision with a vehicle that was driving the wrong direction on the Selmon Expressway, at the Brandon Express exit near I-75,... Sat, 12 Mar 2016 16:48:24 +0000 Chelan County Sheriff's Office (WA) March 9, 2016 http://www.odmp.org/k9/1599-k9-reefer http://www.odmp.org/k9/1599-k9-reefer ]]> ]]>K9 Reefer was struck and killed by a vehicle while on duty. Reefer had served with the Chelan County Sheriff's Office for nine years and served as a narcotics dog. Wed, 30 Mar 2016 17:49:15 +0000 Monroe County Sheriff's Office (TN) March 9, 2016 http://www.odmp.org/k9/1598-k9-vigor http://www.odmp.org/k9/1598-k9-vigor ]]> ]]>K9 Vigor drowned in the Tellico River while he and his handler tracked a wanted in the Cherokee National Forest, near Tellico Plains. Vigor and his handler attempted to cross the... Thu, 10 Mar 2016 16:16:16 +0000