Archive of 2010 June

25Jun2010
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New Jersey State Trooper Marc Castellano

Trooper Marc Castellano died of injuries he sustained when he was struck by a vehicle while searching for a suspect. At approximately 8:45am, New Jersey State Troopers observed a vehicle on the shoulder of the northbound lanes on the Garden State Parkway near mile marker 90 in Ocean County. When a Trooper pulled up behind the vehicle, it fled at a high rate of speed. The trooper gave chase but

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22Jun2010
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Lancaster, Texas Police Officer Craig Shaw

Officer Craig Shaw was shot and killed after responding to a shooting call at a local apartment complex. After arriving at the scene and he and other officers began searching for the suspect. As the officers approached the man he suddenly turned and opened fire, fatally wounding Officer Shaw. Another officer returned fire and killed the suspect. Officer Shaw was 37 years old and had served

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22Jun2010
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Phoenix Police Officer Travis Murphy

Officer Travis P. Murphy was shot and killed when he confronted a suspect who had fled the scene of a shots fired call earlier in the night. Officers in a neighboring precinct responded to a report of shots fired. When they arrived, the perpetrator had fled, but they transmitted a description of the suspect's vehicle over their department radio. Several minutes later, dispatchers received

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07Jun2010
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Detroit Police Officer Brian Huff

Officer Brian Huff was shot and killed at approximately 3:30 am after responding to a report of gunshots at a vacant home on Schoenherr Street. Several officers had surrounded the home, which was known to be a drug house, in response to the initial 911 call. When Officer Huff, and the other officers who were positioned in the front of the home, made entry, they were immediately met with

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06Jun2010
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Welcome to the Gallagher’s Army: Fallen Officer Fund

We're proud to launch a new mission and focus for Gallagher's Army - to support families of fallen police officers in their time of need. While the Gallagher's Army mission may have changed, we're still in the business of helping people, and it's with the continued help of our online visitors and The Mike Gallagher Show radio listeners that we're able to give immediate financial assistance to

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