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Honoring Officers Killed in 2007
Tennessee Highway Patrol, Tennessee

Trooper Calvin Wayne Jenks
Tennessee Highway Patrol, TN
EOW: Saturday, January 6, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Fannin County Sheriff's Office, Texas

Deputy Sheriff Rahamy Mitchell
Fannin County Sheriff's Office, TX
EOW: Sunday, January 7, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Paterson Police Department, New Jersey

Police Officer Tyron Franklin
Paterson Police Department, NJ
EOW: Sunday, January 7, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Baltimore City Police Department, Maryland

Detective Troy Lamont Chesley, Sr.
Baltimore City Police Department, MD
EOW: Tuesday, January 9, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

New Haven Police Department, Connecticut

Police Officer Robert Fumiatti
New Haven Police Department, CT
EOW: Wednesday, January 10, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Hope Mills Police Department, North Carolina

Sergeant James H. "Heath" Hardin
Hope Mills Police Department, NC
EOW: Thursday, January 11, 2007
Cause of Death: Heart attack

Florida Highway Patrol, Florida

Sergeant Nicholas G. Sottile
Florida Highway Patrol, FL
EOW: Friday, January 12, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Needville Independent School District Police Department, Texas

Chief of Police Ernest V. Mendoza
Needville Independent School District Police Department, TX
EOW: Friday, January 19, 2007
Cause of Death: Vehicular assault

Livonia Police Department, Michigan

Police Officer Ervin Michael Hawk Johnston, I
Livonia Police Department, MI
EOW: Friday, January 19, 2007
Cause of Death: Heart attack

New York City Police Department, New York

Police Officer Cesar A. Borja
New York City Police Department, NY
EOW: Tuesday, January 23, 2007
Cause of Death: 9/11 related illness

New York State Police, New York

Trooper Jose A. Rosado
New York State Police, NY
EOW: Wednesday, January 24, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office, Louisiana

Deputy Sheriff Alan Inzer
Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office, LA
EOW: Thursday, January 25, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

New York City Police Department, New York

Detective Roberto L. Rivera
New York City Police Department, NY
EOW: Saturday, January 27, 2007
Cause of Death: 9/11 related illness

Jackson County Sheriff's Department, Florida

Deputy Sheriff Harold Michael "Mike" Altman
Jackson County Sheriff's Department, FL
EOW: Tuesday, January 30, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Old Fort Police Department, North Carolina

Police Officer Shawn Joshua Dean "Josh" Williams
Old Fort Police Department, NC
EOW: Thursday, February 1, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Virgin Islands Police Department, Virgin Islands

Police Officer Ariel Anton Frett
Virgin Islands Police Department, VI
EOW: Thursday, February 8, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Hawaii Department of Public Safety - Sheriff Division, Hawaii

Deputy Sheriff Daniel Browne-Sanchez
Hawaii Department of Public Safety - Sheriff Division, HI
EOW: Saturday, February 10, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Des Moines Police Department, Iowa

Police Officer Sean Wissink
Des Moines Police Department, IA
EOW: Sunday, February 11, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Walla Walla County Sheriff's Office, Washington

Deputy Sheriff Michael Estes
Walla Walla County Sheriff's Office, WA
EOW: Wednesday, February 14, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Oxford Police Department, Alabama

Lieutenant Dexter Holcomb
Oxford Police Department, AL
EOW: Friday, February 16, 2007
Cause of Death: Struck by vehicle

Durham Police Department, North Carolina

Police Officer Charles J. Callemyn
Durham Police Department, NC
EOW: Saturday, February 17, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Glendale Police Department, Arizona

Police Officer Anthony Jon Holly
Glendale Police Department, AZ
EOW: Monday, February 19, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

New York City Police Department, New York

Detective John T. Young
New York City Police Department, NY
EOW: Monday, February 19, 2007
Cause of Death: 9/11 related illness

St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, Missouri

Police Officer Stephen R. Jerabek
St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, MO
EOW: Wednesday, February 21, 2007
Cause of Death: Heart attack

Toledo Police Department, Ohio

Detective Keith Dressel
Toledo Police Department, OH
EOW: Wednesday, February 21, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Alexandria Police Department, Louisiana

Patrolman First Class Brian Coleman
Alexandria Police Department, LA
EOW: Wednesday, February 21, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Winston-Salem Police Department, North Carolina

Sergeant Howard J. Plouff
Winston-Salem Police Department, NC
EOW: Friday, February 23, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office, South Carolina

Deputy Sheriff Kevin Carper
Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office, SC
EOW: Tuesday, February 27, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Newark Police Department, New Jersey

Sergeant Tommaso Popolizio
Newark Police Department, NJ
EOW: Saturday, March 3, 2007
Cause of Death: Vehicle pursuit

Clayton County Police Department, Georgia

Police Officer Shawn Newlin
Clayton County Police Department, GA
EOW: Sunday, March 4, 2007
Cause of Death: Motorcycle accident

New York City Police Department, New York

Police Officer Louise M. Johnston
New York City Police Department, NY
EOW: Tuesday, March 6, 2007
Cause of Death: 9/11 related illness

Dorchester County Sheriff's Office, South Carolina

Deputy Phillip Michael Deese
Dorchester County Sheriff's Office, SC
EOW: Friday, March 9, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

New York City Police Department - Auxiliary Police Section, New York

Auxiliary Police Officer Nicholas T. Pekearo
New York City Police Department - Auxiliary Police Section, NY
EOW: Wednesday, March 14, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

New York City Police Department - Auxiliary Police Section, New York

Auxiliary Police Officer Yevgeniy Borisovitch "Eugene" Marshalik
New York City Police Department - Auxiliary Police Section, NY
EOW: Wednesday, March 14, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Texas Department of Public Safety - Texas Highway Patrol, Texas

Trooper Todd Holmes
Texas Department of Public Safety - Texas Highway Patrol, TX
EOW: Wednesday, March 14, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

United States Department of Homeland Security - Customs and Border Protection - United States Border Patrol, U.S. Government

Border Patrol Agent Ramon Nevarez, Jr.
United States Department of Homeland Security - Customs and Border Protection - United States Border Patrol, US
EOW: Thursday, March 15, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

United States Department of Homeland Security - Customs and Border Protection - United States Border Patrol, U.S. Government

Border Patrol Agent David Tourscher
United States Department of Homeland Security - Customs and Border Protection - United States Border Patrol, US
EOW: Friday, March 16, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department - Law Enforcement Division, Texas

Game Warden Justin Hurst
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department - Law Enforcement Division, TX
EOW: Saturday, March 17, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Riverside County Sheriff's Department, California

Deputy Sheriff Manuel Villegas
Riverside County Sheriff's Department, CA
EOW: Monday, March 19, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Richmond County Sheriff's Office, Georgia

Deputy Sheriff Eric Sikes
Richmond County Sheriff's Office, GA
EOW: Wednesday, March 21, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Dallas Police Department, Texas

Senior Corporal Mark Timothy Nix
Dallas Police Department, TX
EOW: Friday, March 23, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Fort Smith Police Department, Arkansas

Officer Daniel C. Martinez
Fort Smith Police Department, AR
EOW: Friday, March 23, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Moncks Corner Police Department, South Carolina

Police Officer Lonnie Wells
Moncks Corner Police Department, SC
EOW: Sunday, March 25, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

United States Coast Guard Office of Law Enforcement, U.S. Government

Petty Officer Ronald Gill
United States Coast Guard Office of Law Enforcement, US
EOW: Sunday, March 25, 2007
Cause of Death: Boating accident

Aurora Police Department, Colorado

Police Officer Doug Byrne
Aurora Police Department, CO
EOW: Monday, March 26, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Moncks Corner Police Department, South Carolina

Corporal Marcus Stiles
Moncks Corner Police Department, SC
EOW: Monday, March 26, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

New Jersey Department of Law and Public Safety - Juvenile Justice Commission, New Jersey

Senior Corrections Officer Cecil Arthur Smith, Sr.
New Jersey Department of Law and Public Safety - Juvenile Justice Commission, NJ
EOW: Thursday, March 29, 2007
Cause of Death: Fall

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, North Carolina

Police Officer Sean Clark
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, NC
EOW: Sunday, April 1, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, North Carolina

Police Officer Jeff Shelton
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, NC
EOW: Sunday, April 1, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Barren County District Two Constable's Office, Kentucky

Constable Ronnie K. Jones
Barren County District Two Constable's Office, KY
EOW: Monday, April 2, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Campbell County Sheriff's Office, Virginia

Deputy Sheriff Jason Lee Saunders
Campbell County Sheriff's Office, VA
EOW: Tuesday, April 3, 2007
Cause of Death: Vehicle pursuit

Gainesville Police Department, Florida

Lieutenant Corey Dahlem
Gainesville Police Department, FL
EOW: Wednesday, April 4, 2007
Cause of Death: Vehicular assault

United States Department of Justice - Federal Bureau of Investigation, U.S. Government

Special Agent Barry Lee Bush
United States Department of Justice - Federal Bureau of Investigation, US
EOW: Thursday, April 5, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire (Accidental)

Boston College Police Department, Massachusetts

Police Officer Thomas Devlin
Boston College Police Department, MA
EOW: Friday, April 6, 2007
Cause of Death: Exposure to toxins

Ripon Police Department, California

Police Officer Robert Winget
Ripon Police Department, CA
EOW: Tuesday, April 10, 2007
Cause of Death: Accidental

Metropolitan Police Department, District of Columbia

Police Officer Wayne Pitt
Metropolitan Police Department, DC
EOW: Tuesday, April 10, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Utica Police Department, New York

Police Officer Thomas Lindsey
Utica Police Department, NY
EOW: Thursday, April 12, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, California

Staff Chief Bryan Keith Zollner
California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, CA
EOW: Thursday, April 12, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Irving Police Department, Texas

Police Officer Andrew Esparza
Irving Police Department, TX
EOW: Friday, April 13, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Florida

Lieutenant Delmar Teagan
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, FL
EOW: Friday, April 13, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Greenville Police Department, North Carolina

Police Officer Jason Campbell
Greenville Police Department, NC
EOW: Saturday, April 14, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

California Department of Justice, California

Special Agent Patrick "Pat" Dillon
California Department of Justice, CA
EOW: Saturday, April 14, 2007
Cause of Death: Duty related illness

Mohave County Sheriff's Office, Arizona

Deputy Sheriff Philip Anthony Rodriguez
Mohave County Sheriff's Office, AZ
EOW: Saturday, April 21, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

South Bend Police Department, Indiana

Corporal Nick Samuel Polizzotto
South Bend Police Department, IN
EOW: Tuesday, April 24, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

New York State Police, New York

Trooper David Brinkerhoff
New York State Police, NY
EOW: Wednesday, April 25, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire (Accidental)

United States Department of Homeland Security - Customs and Border Protection - Air and Marine, U.S. Government

Air Interdiction Agent Clinton B. Thrasher
United States Department of Homeland Security - Customs and Border Protection - Air and Marine, US
EOW: Wednesday, April 25, 2007
Cause of Death: Aircraft accident

Montgomery County Police Department, Maryland

Police Officer Luke T. Hoffman
Montgomery County Police Department, MD
EOW: Wednesday, April 25, 2007
Cause of Death: Struck by vehicle

Beaumont Police Department, Texas

Police Officer Lisa Beaulieu
Beaumont Police Department, TX
EOW: Friday, April 27, 2007
Cause of Death: Vehicular assault

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, California

Deputy Sheriff Raul V. Gama
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, CA
EOW: Tuesday, May 1, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Rocky Mount Police Department, North Carolina

Police Officer Alan Christopher Silver
Rocky Mount Police Department, NC
EOW: Wednesday, May 2, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Florence Police Department, Alabama

Police Officer David Young
Florence Police Department, AL
EOW: Thursday, May 3, 2007
Cause of Death: Motorcycle accident

Boston Police Department, Georgia

Chief Investigator Alex Roy "Al" Suarez, Sr.
Boston Police Department, GA
EOW: Friday, May 4, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire (Accidental)

New York City Police Department, New York

Detective Kevin Hawkins
New York City Police Department, NY
EOW: Monday, May 7, 2007
Cause of Death: 9/11 related illness

Macksville Police Department, Kansas

Police Officer Robert "Tim" Buckman
Macksville Police Department, KS
EOW: Tuesday, May 8, 2007
Cause of Death: Weather/Natural disaster

Tyngsborough Police Department, Massachusetts

Patrol Officer John Peter Georges
Tyngsborough Police Department, MA
EOW: Tuesday, May 8, 2007
Cause of Death: Duty related illness

Franconia Police Department, New Hampshire

Corporal N. Bruce McKay, III
Franconia Police Department, NH
EOW: Friday, May 11, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

United States Department of Homeland Security - Customs and Border Protection - United States Border Patrol, U.S. Government

Border Patrol Agent Richard Goldstein
United States Department of Homeland Security - Customs and Border Protection - United States Border Patrol, US
EOW: Friday, May 11, 2007
Cause of Death: Drowned

Puerto Rico Police Department, Puerto Rico

Agent Rafael Santana-Cruz
Puerto Rico Police Department, PR
EOW: Sunday, May 13, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

New York City Police Department, New York

Detective Robert W. Williamson
New York City Police Department, NY
EOW: Sunday, May 13, 2007
Cause of Death: 9/11 related illness

Lakewood Police Department, New Jersey

Police Officer William "Nichie" Preslar
Lakewood Police Department, NJ
EOW: Monday, May 14, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

South Carolina State Constable, South Carolina

State Constable Robert Lee Bailey
South Carolina State Constable, SC
EOW: Monday, May 14, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Cayuga Town Marshal's Office, Indiana

Town Marshal Louis Dixon Beam
Cayuga Town Marshal's Office, IN
EOW: Monday, May 14, 2007
Cause of Death: Accidental

Kenosha County Sheriff's Department, Wisconsin

Deputy Sheriff Frank Fabiano, Jr.
Kenosha County Sheriff's Department, WI
EOW: Thursday, May 17, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Henderson County Sheriff's Department, Texas

Deputy Sheriff Paul Steven Habelt
Henderson County Sheriff's Department, TX
EOW: Thursday, May 17, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Henderson County Sheriff's Department, Texas

Deputy Sheriff Tony Price Ogburn
Henderson County Sheriff's Department, TX
EOW: Thursday, May 17, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Moscow Police Department, Idaho

Police Officer Lee Stewart Newbill
Moscow Police Department, ID
EOW: Saturday, May 19, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Henry County Sheriff's Office, Georgia

Deputy Sheriff Marvin Jerome Scarlett
Henry County Sheriff's Office, GA
EOW: Sunday, May 20, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Honolulu Police Department, Hawaii

Officer Harry Joseph Coelho
Honolulu Police Department, HI
EOW: Sunday, May 20, 2007
Cause of Death: Heart attack

United States Department of Homeland Security - Customs and Border Protection - Air and Marine, U.S. Government

Air Interdiction Agent Robert F. Smith
United States Department of Homeland Security - Customs and Border Protection - Air and Marine, US
EOW: Tuesday, May 22, 2007
Cause of Death: Aircraft accident

Gallipolis Municipal Court, Ohio

Probation Officer David Poling
Gallipolis Municipal Court, OH
EOW: Tuesday, May 22, 2007
Cause of Death: Drowned

Puerto Rico Police Department, Puerto Rico

Agent José Fontañez-Correa
Puerto Rico Police Department, PR
EOW: Tuesday, May 22, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Cleveland Heights Police Department, Ohio

Officer Jason West
Cleveland Heights Police Department, OH
EOW: Saturday, May 26, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department - Law Enforcement Division, Texas

Game Warden Teyran "Ty" Patterson
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department - Law Enforcement Division, TX
EOW: Wednesday, May 30, 2007
Cause of Death: Drowned

Abilene Police Department, Texas

Officer Jeffrey Howard "Jeff" McCoy
Abilene Police Department, TX
EOW: Tuesday, June 5, 2007
Cause of Death: Vehicular assault

United States Air Force Office of Special Investigations, U.S. Government

Special Agent Ryan A. Balmer
United States Air Force Office of Special Investigations, US
EOW: Tuesday, June 5, 2007
Cause of Death: Bomb

United States Air Force Office of Special Investigations, U.S. Government

Special Agent Matthew Joseph Kuglics
United States Air Force Office of Special Investigations, US
EOW: Tuesday, June 5, 2007
Cause of Death: Bomb

St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office, Louisiana

Deputy First Class Hilery A. Mayo, Jr.
St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office, LA
EOW: Saturday, June 9, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

United States Air Force Office of Special Investigations, U.S. Government

Special Agent Michael Walter Thyssen
United States Air Force Office of Special Investigations, US
EOW: Saturday, June 9, 2007
Cause of Death: Motorcycle accident

California Highway Patrol, California

Officer Robert Franklin Dickey
California Highway Patrol, CA
EOW: Sunday, June 10, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Clay City Police Department, Kentucky

Chief of Police Randy Lacy
Clay City Police Department, KY
EOW: Wednesday, June 13, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office, Louisiana

Sergeant Linden "Beau" Raimer
St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office, LA
EOW: Wednesday, June 13, 2007
Cause of Death: Weather/Natural disaster

New Mexico State Police, New Mexico

Patrolman Christopher Mirabal
New Mexico State Police, NM
EOW: Wednesday, June 13, 2007
Cause of Death: Motorcycle accident

McDuffie County Sheriff's Office, Georgia

Deputy Sheriff Jerome Jackson
McDuffie County Sheriff's Office, GA
EOW: Friday, June 15, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Marion County Sheriff's Office, Oregon

Deputy Kelly James Fredinburg
Marion County Sheriff's Office, OR
EOW: Saturday, June 16, 2007
Cause of Death: Vehicular assault

Howard County Police Department, Maryland

Corporal Scott Wheeler
Howard County Police Department, MD
EOW: Monday, June 18, 2007
Cause of Death: Struck by vehicle

Floyd County Sheriff's Office, Indiana

Officer Frank Charles Denzinger
Floyd County Sheriff's Office, IN
EOW: Monday, June 18, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Lincoln County Sheriff's Office, West Virginia

Sergeant Justin Thompson
Lincoln County Sheriff's Office, WV
EOW: Wednesday, June 20, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

New York County District Attorney's Office, New York

Senior Investigator Fred Ghussin
New York County District Attorney's Office, NY
EOW: Friday, June 22, 2007
Cause of Death: 9/11 related illness

Murfreesboro Police Department, Tennessee

Police Officer Matthew Allen Lovejoy
Murfreesboro Police Department, TN
EOW: Friday, June 22, 2007
Cause of Death: Heart attack

Macon County Sheriff's Office, Missouri

Chief Jailer David Leon Gwin
Macon County Sheriff's Office, MO
EOW: Sunday, June 24, 2007
Cause of Death: Heart attack

Utah Department of Corrections, Utah

Corrections Officer Stephen Anderson
Utah Department of Corrections, UT
EOW: Monday, June 25, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Buchanan County Sheriff's Department, Missouri

Deputy Sheriff Charles Cook
Buchanan County Sheriff's Department, MO
EOW: Thursday, June 28, 2007
Cause of Death: Vehicle pursuit

Bowie County Sheriff's Department, Texas

Deputy Sheriff Michael Page
Bowie County Sheriff's Department, TX
EOW: Saturday, June 30, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Fallon Paiute-Shoshone Tribal Police Department, Tribal Police

Police Officer Adam Joseph Menuez
Fallon Paiute-Shoshone Tribal Police Department, TR
EOW: Wednesday, July 4, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Indiana State Police, Indiana

Master Trooper David Edward Rich
Indiana State Police, IN
EOW: Thursday, July 5, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office, Louisiana

Deputy Sheriff Joshua Norris
Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office, LA
EOW: Thursday, July 5, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Plano Police Department, Texas

Police Officer Dayle Weston "Wes" Hardy
Plano Police Department, TX
EOW: Saturday, July 7, 2007
Cause of Death: Motorcycle accident

Grand Rapids Police Department, Michigan

Police Officer Robert "Bobby" Kozminski
Grand Rapids Police Department, MI
EOW: Sunday, July 8, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Longwood Police Department, Florida

Sergeant Karl Strohsal
Longwood Police Department, FL
EOW: Saturday, July 14, 2007
Cause of Death: Struck by vehicle

New York City Police Department, New York

Police Officer Russel Timoshenko
New York City Police Department, NY
EOW: Saturday, July 14, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Kemper County Sheriff's Department, Mississippi

Deputy Sheriff William John Walters
Kemper County Sheriff's Department, MS
EOW: Sunday, July 15, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

New York City Police Department, New York

Police Officer Madeline Carlo
New York City Police Department, NY
EOW: Sunday, July 15, 2007
Cause of Death: 9/11 related illness

Douglas County Sheriff's Department, Illinois

Chief Deputy Tommy Kent Martin
Douglas County Sheriff's Department, IL
EOW: Tuesday, July 17, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Klickitat County Sheriff's Department, Washington

Sergeant Peter D. Garland
Klickitat County Sheriff's Department, WA
EOW: Wednesday, July 18, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

United States Department of Homeland Security - Customs and Border Protection - United States Border Patrol, U.S. Government

Border Patrol Agent Eric N. Cabral
United States Department of Homeland Security - Customs and Border Protection - United States Border Patrol, US
EOW: Thursday, July 26, 2007
Cause of Death: Heat exhaustion

Phoenix Police Department, Arizona

Police Officer George Valentino Cortez, Jr.
Phoenix Police Department, AZ
EOW: Friday, July 27, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Iowa Department of Corrections, Iowa

Probation / Parole Officer II Daniel Morris Jones
Iowa Department of Corrections, IA
EOW: Friday, July 27, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

New York City Police Department, New York

Police Officer Robert B. Helmke
New York City Police Department, NY
EOW: Saturday, July 28, 2007
Cause of Death: 9/11 related illness

California Highway Patrol, California

Officer Douglas Scott Russell
California Highway Patrol, CA
EOW: Tuesday, July 31, 2007
Cause of Death: Vehicular assault

United States Department of Justice - Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, U.S. Government

Special Agent Kimberly D. Place
United States Department of Justice - Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, US
EOW: Wednesday, August 1, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Port Barre Police Department, Louisiana

Chief of Police David Gerald Richard
Port Barre Police Department, LA
EOW: Sunday, August 5, 2007
Cause of Death: Vehicle pursuit

Franklin County Sheriff's Department, Ohio

Special Deputy Stephen Bollinger
Franklin County Sheriff's Department, OH
EOW: Sunday, August 5, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Broward County Sheriff's Office, Florida

Sergeant Christopher Reyka
Broward County Sheriff's Office, FL
EOW: Friday, August 10, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Bastrop Police Department, Louisiana

Detective John Russell Smith
Bastrop Police Department, LA
EOW: Friday, August 10, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Bastrop Police Department, Louisiana

Detective Charles "Chuck" Wilson
Bastrop Police Department, LA
EOW: Friday, August 10, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Gary Police Department, Indiana

Patrolman Benjamin "BJ" Wilcher, Jr.
Gary Police Department, IN
EOW: Sunday, August 12, 2007
Cause of Death: Vehicle pursuit

Cheyenne Police Department, Wyoming

Deputy Chief George "Bill" Stanford
Cheyenne Police Department, WY
EOW: Monday, August 13, 2007
Cause of Death: Heart attack

Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, Florida

Sergeant Ronald Hamlin Harrison
Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, FL
EOW: Wednesday, August 15, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, Missouri

Police Officer Norvelle Brown
St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, MO
EOW: Wednesday, August 15, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Montgomery Police Department, Alabama

Detective Corporal Kenneth Armstrong
Montgomery Police Department, AL
EOW: Friday, August 17, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania

Policeman Walter T. Barclay, Jr.
Philadelphia Police Department, PA
EOW: Sunday, August 19, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Holmes County Sheriff's Office, Florida

Reserve Deputy Joe Bill Galloway
Holmes County Sheriff's Office, FL
EOW: Monday, August 20, 2007
Cause of Death: Vehicle pursuit

Ohio State Highway Patrol, Ohio

Trooper Jack P. Holland, II
Ohio State Highway Patrol, OH
EOW: Tuesday, August 21, 2007
Cause of Death: Animal related

Rio Rancho Police Department, New Mexico

Officer Germaine Casey
Rio Rancho Police Department, NM
EOW: Monday, August 27, 2007
Cause of Death: Motorcycle accident

New York City Police Department, New York

Sergeant Claire T. Hanrahan
New York City Police Department, NY
EOW: Tuesday, August 28, 2007
Cause of Death: 9/11 related illness

New York City Police Department, New York

Police Officer Frank Macri
New York City Police Department, NY
EOW: Monday, September 3, 2007
Cause of Death: 9/11 related illness

Odessa Police Department, Texas

Corporal Arlie Jones
Odessa Police Department, TX
EOW: Saturday, September 8, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Odessa Police Department, Texas

Corporal John "Scott" Gardner
Odessa Police Department, TX
EOW: Saturday, September 8, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Odessa Police Department, Texas

Corporal Abel Marquez
Odessa Police Department, TX
EOW: Wednesday, September 12, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Miami-Dade Police Department, Florida

Police Officer Jose Lazaro Somohano
Miami-Dade Police Department, FL
EOW: Thursday, September 13, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Temple Police Department, Texas

Police Officer David Camden
Temple Police Department, TX
EOW: Friday, September 14, 2007
Cause of Death: Motorcycle accident

Phoenix Police Department, Arizona

Police Officer Nicki James "Nick" Erfle
Phoenix Police Department, AZ
EOW: Tuesday, September 18, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

United States Department of Justice - United States Marshals Service, U.S. Government

Deputy Marshal Bucky E. Burke
United States Department of Justice - United States Marshals Service, US
EOW: Tuesday, September 18, 2007
Cause of Death: Heart attack

San Antonio Police Department, Texas

Detective Mario Moreno
San Antonio Police Department, TX
EOW: Friday, September 21, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Vigo County Sheriff's Department, Indiana

Deputy Sheriff Enrico Aquino Garcia, Jr.
Vigo County Sheriff's Department, IN
EOW: Sunday, September 23, 2007
Cause of Death: Heart attack

Texas Department of Criminal Justice, Texas

Corrections Officer Susan Louise Canfield
Texas Department of Criminal Justice, TX
EOW: Monday, September 24, 2007
Cause of Death: Vehicular assault

United States Department of Homeland Security - Customs and Border Protection - Air and Marine, U.S. Government

Air Interdiction Agent Julio Enrique Baray
United States Department of Homeland Security - Customs and Border Protection - Air and Marine, US
EOW: Monday, September 24, 2007
Cause of Death: Aircraft accident

Revere Police Department, Massachusetts

Police Officer Daniel Talbot
Revere Police Department, MA
EOW: Saturday, September 29, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Harris County Constable's Office - Precinct 5, Texas

Deputy Constable Jason Norling
Harris County Constable's Office - Precinct 5, TX
EOW: Monday, October 1, 2007
Cause of Death: Struck by vehicle

Orlando Police Department, Florida

Police Officer Alfred L. Gordon, Sr.
Orlando Police Department, FL
EOW: Thursday, October 4, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Greene County Sheriff's Department, Missouri

Deputy Sheriff Gary D. McCormack
Greene County Sheriff's Department, MO
EOW: Saturday, October 6, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Montana Highway Patrol, Montana

Trooper David A. Graham
Montana Highway Patrol, MT
EOW: Tuesday, October 9, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Euclid Police Department, Ohio

Police Officer George Brentar
Euclid Police Department, OH
EOW: Wednesday, October 10, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Shelbyville Police Department, Indiana

Sergeant Gary Wayne Henderson
Shelbyville Police Department, IN
EOW: Wednesday, October 10, 2007
Cause of Death: Accidental

Colorado State Patrol, Colorado

Trooper Zachariah Templeton
Colorado State Patrol, CO
EOW: Friday, October 12, 2007
Cause of Death: Struck by vehicle

Jacksonville Sheriff's Office, Florida

Officer Scott Eric Bell
Jacksonville Sheriff's Office, FL
EOW: Friday, October 12, 2007
Cause of Death: Vehicular assault

Rialto Police Department, California

Officer Sergio Carrera
Rialto Police Department, CA
EOW: Thursday, October 18, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Stafford County Sheriff's Office, Virginia

Deputy Sheriff Jason Edward Mooney
Stafford County Sheriff's Office, VA
EOW: Friday, October 19, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Coahoma County Sheriff's Office, Mississippi

Deputy Sheriff Jerry Wayne Hudgins
Coahoma County Sheriff's Office, MS
EOW: Friday, October 19, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Marion County Sheriff's Department, Texas

Investigator Dale Clint Sherrill
Marion County Sheriff's Department, TX
EOW: Friday, October 19, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Casa Grande Police Department, Arizona

Sergeant Tate Allan Lynch
Casa Grande Police Department, AZ
EOW: Thursday, October 25, 2007
Cause of Death: Fall

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Florida

Wildlife Officer Michelle A. Lawless
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, FL
EOW: Saturday, October 27, 2007
Cause of Death: Accidental

Illinois State Police, Illinois

Trooper Brian Carl McMillen
Illinois State Police, IL
EOW: Sunday, October 28, 2007
Cause of Death: Vehicular assault

Forest Hills Police Department, Kentucky

Chief of Police Randy Wells
Forest Hills Police Department, KY
EOW: Monday, October 29, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania

Police Officer Charles Cassidy
Philadelphia Police Department, PA
EOW: Thursday, November 1, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Calexico Police Department, California

Police Officer Adrian Castro Cordova
Calexico Police Department, CA
EOW: Thursday, November 1, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

United States Air Force Office of Special Investigations, U.S. Government

Special Agent Thomas A. Crowell
United States Air Force Office of Special Investigations, US
EOW: Thursday, November 1, 2007
Cause of Death: Bomb

United States Air Force Office of Special Investigations, U.S. Government

Special Agent David A. Wieger
United States Air Force Office of Special Investigations, US
EOW: Thursday, November 1, 2007
Cause of Death: Bomb

United States Air Force Office of Special Investigations, U.S. Government

Special Agent Nathan J. Schuldheiss
United States Air Force Office of Special Investigations, US
EOW: Thursday, November 1, 2007
Cause of Death: Bomb

West Virginia State Police, West Virginia

Trooper Brian William Linn
West Virginia State Police, WV
EOW: Friday, November 2, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

New York City Police Department, New York

Sergeant Michael Ryan
New York City Police Department, NY
EOW: Monday, November 5, 2007
Cause of Death: 9/11 related illness

Broward County Sheriff's Office, Florida

Deputy Sheriff Paul Rein
Broward County Sheriff's Office, FL
EOW: Wednesday, November 7, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Minneapolis Park Police Department, Minnesota

Police Officer Mark Bedard
Minneapolis Park Police Department, MN
EOW: Friday, November 9, 2007
Cause of Death: Struck by vehicle

New Orleans Police Department, Louisiana

Police Officer Thelonious Anthony Dukes, Sr.
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Friday, November 9, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

California Highway Patrol, California

Officer John Miller
California Highway Patrol, CA
EOW: Friday, November 16, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office, Florida

Deputy Sheriff Donta J. Manuel
Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office, FL
EOW: Wednesday, November 28, 2007
Cause of Death: Struck by vehicle

Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office, Florida

Deputy Sheriff Jonathan D. Wallace
Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office, FL
EOW: Wednesday, November 28, 2007
Cause of Death: Struck by vehicle

Washington County Sheriff's Office, Missouri

Deputy Sheriff Michael Triplett
Washington County Sheriff's Office, MO
EOW: Thursday, November 29, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Johnson City Police Department, Tennessee

Patrol Officer James Watkins Smith, Jr.
Johnson City Police Department, TN
EOW: Monday, December 3, 2007
Cause of Death: Motorcycle accident

Alabama Department of Corrections, Alabama

Correctional Officer Elizabeth Franklin
Alabama Department of Corrections, AL
EOW: Friday, December 7, 2007
Cause of Death: Fall

DeSoto County Sheriff's Department, Mississippi

Deputy Sheriff Paul A. LeBlanc, Jr.
DeSoto County Sheriff's Department, MS
EOW: Friday, December 7, 2007
Cause of Death: Heart attack

Monroe County Sheriff's Office, Florida

Deputy Sheriff Robin Tanner
Monroe County Sheriff's Office, FL
EOW: Thursday, December 13, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Richland County Sheriff's Department, South Carolina

Deputy Sheriff Darral Keith Lane
Richland County Sheriff's Department, SC
EOW: Friday, December 14, 2007
Cause of Death: Heart attack

Huntsville Police Department, Alabama

Police Officer William Eric Freeman
Huntsville Police Department, AL
EOW: Saturday, December 15, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Tulare County Sheriff's Office, California

Detective Kent Haws
Tulare County Sheriff's Office, CA
EOW: Monday, December 17, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Sacramento County Sheriff's Department, California

Deputy Sheriff Vu Nguyen
Sacramento County Sheriff's Department, CA
EOW: Wednesday, December 19, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Port of Corpus Christi Police Department, Texas

Police Officer James Saavedra
Port of Corpus Christi Police Department, TX
EOW: Wednesday, December 19, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire (Accidental)

Smithsburg Police Department, Maryland

Police Officer Christopher Nicholson
Smithsburg Police Department, MD
EOW: Wednesday, December 19, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Michigan Department of Corrections, Michigan

Lieutenant Joseph Tyrone Candie
Michigan Department of Corrections, MI
EOW: Wednesday, December 19, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Bibb County Sheriff's Office, Georgia

Deputy Sheriff Chad McDonald
Bibb County Sheriff's Office, GA
EOW: Friday, December 21, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Mansfield Police Department, Ohio

Police Officer Brian Evans
Mansfield Police Department, OH
EOW: Wednesday, December 26, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

United States Department of Homeland Security - United States Secret Service, U.S. Government

ATSAIC Christopher J. Smith
United States Department of Homeland Security - United States Secret Service, US
EOW: Thursday, December 27, 2007
Cause of Death: Heart attack

Guam Police Department, Guam

Police Officer Frank E. Smith
Guam Police Department, GU
EOW: Sunday, December 30, 2007
Cause of Death: Vehicular assault


Dorchester County Sheriff's Office, South Carolina

K9 Sonja
Dorchester County Sheriff's Office, SC
EOW: Friday, March 9, 2007
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Phoenix Police Department, Arizona

K9 Top
Phoenix Police Department, AZ
EOW: Tuesday, March 13, 2007
Cause of Death: Heat exhaustion

Mesa Police Department, Arizona

K9 Leon
Mesa Police Department, AZ
EOW: Tuesday, March 20, 2007
Cause of Death: Struck by vehicle

Chandler Police Department, Arizona

K9 Bandit
Chandler Police Department, AZ
EOW: Saturday, August 11, 2007
Cause of Death: Heat exhaustion

Arizona Department of Public Safety, Arizona

K9 Rico
Arizona Department of Public Safety, AZ
EOW: Monday, August 20, 2007
Cause of Death: Struck by vehicle

Joplin Police Department, Missouri

K9 Cezar
Joplin Police Department, MO
EOW: Tuesday, September 11, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Vancouver Police Department, Washington

K9 Dakota
Vancouver Police Department, WA
EOW: Tuesday, October 23, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Oceanside Police Department, California

K9 Stryker
Oceanside Police Department, CA
EOW: Monday, December 31, 2007
Cause of Death: Assault

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Line of Duty Deaths: 203

9/11 related illness: 12
Accidental: 4
Aircraft accident: 3
Animal related: 1
Automobile accident: 49
Boating accident: 1
Bomb: 5
Drowned: 3
Duty related illness: 2
Exposure to toxins: 1
Fall: 3
Gunfire: 67
Gunfire (Accidental): 4
Heart attack: 12
Heat exhaustion: 1
Motorcycle accident: 8
Struck by vehicle: 9
Vehicle pursuit: 6
Vehicular assault: 10
Weather/Natural disaster: 2

 

By Month

January: 14
February: 14
March: 19
April: 21
May: 25
June: 20
July: 16
August: 16
September: 13
October: 16
November: 14
December: 15

 

By State

Alabama: 5
Arizona: 5
Arkansas: 1
California: 12
Colorado: 2
Connecticut: 1
District of Columbia: 1
Florida: 16
Georgia: 6
Guam: 1
Hawaii: 2
Idaho: 1
Illinois: 2
Indiana: 7
Iowa: 2
Kansas: 1
Kentucky: 3
Louisiana: 9
Maryland: 4
Massachusetts: 3
Michigan: 3
Minnesota: 1
Mississippi: 3
Missouri: 6
Montana: 1
New Hampshire: 1
New Jersey: 4
New Mexico: 2
New York: 18
North Carolina: 8
Ohio: 7
Oregon: 1
Pennsylvania: 2
Puerto Rico: 2
South Carolina: 6
Tennessee: 3
Texas: 22
Tribal Police: 1
U.S. Government: 18
Utah: 1
Virgin Islands: 1
Virginia: 2
Washington: 2
West Virginia: 2
Wisconsin: 1
Wyoming: 1

 

By Gender

Male: 194
Female: 9

 

Statistics

Average age: 40
Average tour of duty: 11 years, 5 months


K9 Line of Duty Deaths: 8

view Assault: 1
Automobile accident: 1
Gunfire: 2
Heat exhaustion: 2
Struck by vehicle: 2
 
 
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