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Trooper Moises Sanchez
Trooper Moises Sanchez

Trooper Moises Sanchez Texas Department of Public Safety – Texas Highway Patrol, Texas End of Watch Saturday, August 24, 2019 Moises Sanchez Trooper Moises Sanchez succumbed to complications of gunshot wounds sustained on April 6th, 2019, in McAllen, Texas. He had responded to a hit-and-run vehicle crash at the intersection of N 10th Street a...

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Trooper Nicholas J. Hopkins
Trooper Nicholas J. Hopkins

Trooper Nicholas J. Hopkins Illinois State Police, Illinois End of Watch Friday, August 23, 2019 Nicholas J. Hopkins Trooper Nicholas Hopkins was shot and killed while serving a search warrant at a home at 1426 North 42nd Street and Caseyville Avenue in East St. Louis, Illinois. He and other members of the Emergency Response...

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Officer Andre Maurice Moye, Jr.
Officer Andre Maurice Moye, Jr.

Officer Andre Maurice Moye, Jr. California Highway Patrol, California End of Watch Monday, August 12, 2019 Andre Maurice Moye, Jr. Officer Andre Moye was shot and killed after conducting a traffic stop near the junction of I-215 and Eastridge Avenue in Riverside. As Officer Moye completed paperwork to impound the vehicle the driver...

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Sergeant Michael Stephen
Sergeant Michael Stephen

Sergeant Michael Stephen Stone County Sheriff’s Office, Arkansas End of Watch Thursday, July 18, 2019 MICHAEL STEPHEN Sergeant Mike Stephen was shot and killed while responding to a domestic incident at a home in the area of 2020 Flag Road at about 9:00 am. He was speaking to a female in the front yard...

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Deputy Sheriff Nicholas Dixon
Deputy Sheriff Nicholas Dixon

Deputy Sheriff Nicholas Dixon Hall County Sheriff’s Office, Georgia End of Watch Sunday, July 7, 2019 NICHOLAS DIXON Deputy Sheriff Nicholas Dixon was shot and killed following a vehicle pursuit of a stolen vehicle at approximately 11:15 pm. The vehicle was believed to have been connected to several burglaries and car break-ins over the...

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Police Officer Michael Vincent Langsdorf
Police Officer Michael Vincent Langsdorf

Police Officer Michael Vincent Langsdorf North County Police Cooperative, Missouri End of Watch Sunday, June 23, 2019 MICHAEL VINCENT LANGSDORF Police Officer Michael was shot and killed after responding to a call at 6250 Page Avenue involving a man attempting to cash a fraudulent check at 4:40 pm. He was shot several minutes after...

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Corporal Jose Luis “Speedy” Espericueta, Jr.
Corporal Jose Luis “Speedy” Espericueta, Jr.

Corporal Jose Luis “Speedy” Espericueta, Jr. Mission Police Department, Texas End of Watch Thursday, June 20, 2019 JOSE LUIS “SPEEDY” ESPERICUETA, JR. Corporal Jose Espericueta was shot and killed as he and other officers attempted to apprehend a subject who had threatened family members. A woman flagged down officers in the area of Stewart...

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Police Officer Tara Christina O’Sullivan
Police Officer Tara Christina O’Sullivan

Police Officer Tara Christina O’Sullivan Sacramento Police Department, California End of Watch Wednesday, June 19, 2019 TARA CHRISTINA O’SULLIVAN Police Officer Tara O’Sullivan was shot and killed at the scene of a domestic disturbance in the 200 block of Redwood Avenue at 6:10 pm. She was standing in the yard while assisting a woman...

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Police Officer William Ray Buechner, Jr.
Police Officer William Ray Buechner, Jr.

Police Officer William Ray Buechner, Jr. Auburn Police Division, Alabama End of Watch Sunday, May 19, 2019 WILLIAM RAY BUECHNER, JR. Police Officer William Buechner was shot and killed at about 10:10 pm when he and two other officers responded to a domestic disturbance in the 3300 block of Wire Road. After the officers...

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Sergeant Kelvin Ansari
Sergeant Kelvin Ansari

Sergeant Kelvin Ansari Savannah Police Department, Georgia End of Watch Saturday, May 11, 2019 KELVIN ANSARI Sergeant Kelvin Ansari was shot and killed as he attempted to apprehend a robbery suspect. He and other officers had responded to a robbery that occurred at a barbershop in the 2300 block of Bull Street. The suspect w...

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Police Officer Robert McKeithen
Police Officer Robert McKeithen

Police Officer Robert McKeithen Biloxi Police Department, Mississippi End of Watch Sunday, May 5, 2019 ROBERT MCKEITHEN Police Officer Robert McKeithen was shot and killed in the Lopez-Quave Public Safety Center’s parking lot, at 170 Porter Avenue, at about 10:00 pm. A male subject walked up to him and shot him multiple times without a...

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K9 Officer Jordan Harris Sheldon
K9 Officer Jordan Harris Sheldon

K9 Officer Jordan Harris Sheldon Mooresville Police Department, North Carolina End of Watch Saturday, May 4, 2019 JORDAN HARRIS SHELDON Police Officer Jordan Sheldon was shot and killed while conducting a traffic stop on West Plaza Drive at 10:00 pm. He was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his wounds. The...

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Deputy Sheriff Justin Richard DeRosier
Deputy Sheriff Justin Richard DeRosier

Deputy Sheriff Justin Richard DeRosier Cowlitz County Sheriff’s Office, Washington End of Watch Sunday, April 14, 2019 JUSTIN RICHARD DEROSIER Deputy Sheriff Justin DeRosier was shot and killed in the 100 block of Fallert Road after responding to investigate reports of a disabled motor home shortly after 10:00 pm. After arriving at the scene...

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Deputy Sheriff Peter Herrera
Deputy Sheriff Peter Herrera

Deputy Sheriff Peter Herrera El Paso County Sheriff’s Office, Texas End of Watch Sunday, March 24, 2019 PETER HERRERA Deputy Sheriff Peter Herrera succumbed to wounds sustained when he was shot after pulling over a vehicle in San Elizario at 1:50 am. He had stopped the vehicle for a registration violation near the corner...

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Deputy Sheriff Ryan Shane Thompson
Deputy Sheriff Ryan Shane Thompson

Deputy Sheriff Ryan Shane Thompson Kittitas County Sheriff’s Office, Washington End of Watch Tuesday, March 19, 2019 RYAN SHANE THOMPSON Deputy Sheriff Ryan Thompson was shot and killed in the city of Kittitas following a vehicle pursuit at approximately 7:45 pm. He had responded to a traffic complaint involving a road rage incident and...

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Deputy Sheriff Jacob Howard Keltner
Deputy Sheriff Jacob Howard Keltner

Deputy Sheriff Jacob Howard Keltner McHenry County Sheriff’s Office, Illinois End of Watch Thursday, March 7, 2019 JACOB HOWARD KELTNER Deputy Sheriff Jacob Keltner was shot and killed as he and other members of the Great Lakes Regional Fugitive Task Force attempted to serve an arrest warrant in Rockford, Illinois. The task force located t...

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Sergeant Steve Hinkle
Sergeant Steve Hinkle

Sergeant Steve Hinkle Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office, Tennessee End of Watch Tuesday, February 26, 2019 STEVE HINKLE Sergeant Steve Hinkle succumbed to gunshot wounds sustained three days earlier at 3606 Highway 11W. Deputies had responded to the residence to conduct a welfare check on an occupant. As they approached the home the occupant opened...

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Police Officer Matthew J. Rittner
Police Officer Matthew J. Rittner

Police Officer Matthew J. Rittner Milwaukee Police Department, Wisconsin End of Watch Wednesday, February 6, 2019 MATTHEW J. RITTNER Police Officer Matthew Rittner was shot and killed as he executed a narcotics and firearms related search warrant at a home in the 2900 block of South 12th Street near West Dakota Street. As the...

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Trooper Lucas Bartley Dowell
Trooper Lucas Bartley Dowell

Trooper Lucas Bartley Dowell Virginia State Police, Virginia End of Watch Monday, February 4, 2019 LUCAS BARTLEY DOWELL Trooper Lucas Dowell was shot and killed as he and other members of the Virginia State Police’s Tactical Team made entry into a home to secure it for a search warrant as part of a narcotics...

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Detective William Brewer
Detective William Brewer

Detective William Brewer Clermont County Sheriff’s Office, Ohio End of Watch Saturday, February 2, 2019   WILLIAM BREWER Detective Bill Brewer was shot and killed after responding to call from a suicidal man armed with a gun at an apartment complex at 368 St. Andrews Drive in Pierce Township. Shortly before 7:00 pm the Clermont...

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Police Officer Sean Paul Tuder
Police Officer Sean Paul Tuder

Police Officer Sean Paul Tuder Mobile Police Department, Alabama End of Watch Sunday, January 20, 2019 SEAN PAUL TUDER Police Officer Sean Tuder was shot and killed as he and several other officers attempted to serve an arrest warrant at an apartment complex at 1545 Leroy Steven Road at 3:00 pm. The wanted subject had...

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Sergeant WyTasha Lamar Carter
Sergeant WyTasha Lamar Carter

Sergeant WyTasha Lamar Carter Birmingham Police Department, Alabama End of Watch Sunday, January 13, 2019 WYTASHA LAMAR CARTER Sergeant WyTasha Carter was shot and killed as he and another officer attempted to arrest two men who were breaking into vehicles at a bar in 900 block of Fifth Avenue North just before 2:00 am. They...

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Police Officer Natalie Becky Corona
Police Officer Natalie Becky Corona

Police Officer Natalie Becky Corona Davis Police Department, California End of Watch Thursday, January 10, 2019   NATALIE BECKY CORONA Police Officer Natalie Corona was shot and killed after responding to a report of a three-car vehicle crash near the intersection of 5th and D streets. As Officer Corona was conducting an investigation at the...

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Master Police Officer Joseph William Shinners
Master Police Officer Joseph William Shinners

Master Police Officer Joseph William Shinners Provo Police Department, Utah End of Watch Saturday, January 5, 2019 JOSEPH WILLIAM SHINNERS Master Police Officer Joseph Shinners was shot and killed in Orem, Utah while attempting to arrest a wanted fugitive at 10:00 p.m. Investigators had received information that the wanted subject was going to be in t...

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Police Officer II Michael Wayne Smith

Police Officer II Michael Wayne Smith Henry County Police Department, Georgia End of Watch Friday, December 28, 2018   MICHAEL WAYNE SMITH Police Officer Michael Smith succumbed to a gunshot wound sustained on December 6th, 2018, while struggling with a suspect at a dentist’s office at 378 Jonesboro Road in McDonough. The office staff had...

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