Officer Trainee Cody Alan Olafson

Officer Trainee Cody Alan Olafson

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

End of Watch Friday, May 20, 2022

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Cody Alan Olafson

Officer Trainee Cody Olafson died after suffering a medical emergency while training at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in Brunswick, Georgia.

Officer Olafson had served with the United States Customs and Border Protection - Office of Field Operations for four months and was assigned to the Pembina Port of Entry in North Dakota. He is survived by his mother, sister, and both grandmothers.


  • Age 26
  • Tour 4 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Duty related illness
  • Location Georgia

PT, training

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My name is Ann Peterson (Cody's Mother)
It has been 10 months since Cody's passing, and I am just finding all the condolences that were written.
Thank you to each and every one of you for taking time and sending your heartfelt condolences.
There are a lot of tough times and more to come I am sure but, with our extended families such as all of you it helps.
I pray every night for the safety of all of officers who are putting their lives on the line every day for us to be safe and be able to go home to their families. Thank you for your services!
God Bless each and every one of you and your families!

Ann Peterson

March 25, 2023

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