Recent Historical Additions

ODMP research volunteers are constantly discovering forgotten line of duty deaths throughout the country. Because of our efforts, 2,682 forgotten heroes are now honored on the ODMP and other local, state and national memorials.

25 Most Recent Additions

  • 9/11 related illness 16
  • Assault 1
  • Automobile crash 1
  • Drowned 1
  • Gunfire 3
  • Gunfire (Inadvertent) 1
  • Heart attack 1
  • Stabbed 1

Total Deaths by State

  • Arkansas 1
  • Indiana 1
  • Massachusetts 1
  • Michigan 1
  • Nebraska 1
  • New York 16
  • Oklahoma 1
  • Tennessee 1
  • U.S. Government 1
  • West Virginia 1

Detective Eric Calleja

New York City Police Department, NY

EOW: Sunday, August 7, 2022

Cause: 9/11 related illness

Deputy Director Scott Densmore Ritchey

United States Department of Homeland Security - Customs and Border Protection - Air and Marine Operations, US

EOW: Saturday, October 9, 2021

Cause: Drowned