Officers Killed on This Day in History

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Total Line of Duty Deaths: 69

  • Animal related 1
  • Assault 2
  • Automobile crash 4
  • Drowned 1
  • Fall 1
  • Fire 1
  • Gunfire 45
  • Gunfire (Accidental) 1
  • Heart attack 1
  • Motorcycle crash 4
  • Stabbed 3
  • Struck by vehicle 1
  • Vehicle pursuit 3
  • Vehicular assault 1

Total Deaths by State

  • Alabama 2
  • California 7
  • Delaware 1
  • Florida 1
  • Georgia 3
  • Illinois 3
  • Kentucky 3
  • Louisiana 1
  • Maryland 1
  • Montana 2
  • New Mexico 1
  • New York 6
  • North Carolina 3
  • Northern Mariana Islands 1
  • Ohio 4
  • Oregon 1
  • Pennsylvania 5
  • Puerto Rico 1
  • Railroad Police 2
  • South Carolina 1
  • Texas 6
  • U.S. Government 3
  • Virginia 5
  • Washington 1
  • West Virginia 4
  • Wisconsin 1

Sheriff Perry Hall

Flagler County Sheriff's Office, FL

EOW: Sunday, August 21, 1927

Cause: Assault

Officer Paul Krasenes

California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, CA

EOW: Saturday, August 21, 1971

Cause: Gunfire

Sergeant Jere Graham

California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, CA

EOW: Saturday, August 21, 1971

Cause: Gunfire

Officer Frank DeLeon

California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, CA

EOW: Saturday, August 21, 1971

Cause: Gunfire