Officers Killed on This Day in History

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Total Line of Duty Deaths: 72

  • Accidental 1
  • Aircraft accident 1
  • Automobile crash 8
  • Drowned 1
  • Explosion 6
  • Gunfire 38
  • Gunfire (Accidental) 1
  • Heart attack 2
  • Motorcycle crash 3
  • Stabbed 2
  • Struck by train 2
  • Struck by vehicle 4
  • Vehicular assault 3

Total Deaths by State

  • Alabama 2
  • Arizona 1
  • California 9
  • Connecticut 1
  • Georgia 2
  • Illinois 2
  • Indiana 1
  • Kansas 1
  • Kentucky 3
  • Louisiana 1
  • Maine 1
  • Massachusetts 3
  • Michigan 2
  • Minnesota 1
  • Missouri 1
  • Montana 1
  • New Jersey 1
  • New Mexico 2
  • New York 9
  • Ohio 1
  • Oklahoma 1
  • Pennsylvania 2
  • Puerto Rico 1
  • Railroad Police 1
  • South Carolina 1
  • Tennessee 4
  • Texas 8
  • U.S. Government 3
  • Virginia 2
  • Washington 1
  • Wisconsin 2
  • Wyoming 1

Game Warden Arthur G. Deag

Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife - Warden Service, ME

EOW: Tuesday, July 19, 1921

Cause: Drowned

Border Patrol Agent James Ray Dominguez

United States Department of Homeland Security - Customs and Border Protection - United States Border Patrol, US

EOW: Thursday, July 19, 2012

Cause: Struck by vehicle