Archive of 2010 August

29Aug2010
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Officer Matthew Dean Tokuoka

Hoonah Police Department, Alaska. Date of Death: Sunday, August 29, 2010. Age: 39 Officer Matthew Tokuoka and Sergeant Anthony Wallace were ambushed and killed by a lone gunman. Officer Tokuoka, who was off-duty, was in his car with his family when he stopped to talk to Sergeant Wallace who was standing outside his vehicle. Sergeant Wallace was shot first and Officer Tokuoka went to

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28Aug2010
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Sergeant Anthony Michael Wallace

Hoonah Police Department, Alaska. Date of Death: Saturday, August 28, 2010. Age: 32 Sergeant Anthony Wallace and Officer Matthew Tokuoka were ambushed and killed by a lone gunman. Officer Tokuoka, who was off-duty, was in his car with his family when he stopped to talk to Sergeant Wallace who was standing outside his vehicle. Sergeant Wallace's mother was visiting him in Alaska and was

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27Aug2010
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Chief of Police Paul Jeffrey Fricke

Hawk Point Police Department, Missouri. Date of Death: Friday, August 27, 2010. Chief Paul Fricke was killed in an automobile accident on Highway 47, near Highway U, at approximately 10:30 am. It is believed that Chief Fricke's patrol car went off the right side of the roadway, and that he over-corrected, causing his patrol car to cross the highway and strike a utility pole on the left

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26Aug2010
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Deputy Sheriff Brian Bruce Harris

Kane County Sheriff's Office, Utah. Date of Death: Thursday, August 26, 2010. Age: 41. Deputy Brian Harris was shot and killed while tracking a burglary suspect in the desert near Fredonia, Arizona. Deputy Harris had begun a foot pursuit of the man in Kane County, but the man fled across the border into Arizona. As Deputy Harris and another officer tracked the man's movements, he was

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18Aug2010
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Officer Leonard Allen Reed

Cedar Park Police Department, Texas. Date of Death: Wednesday, August 18, 2010. Officer Leonard Reed was killed in a motorcycle accident on Arrow Point Road. He had just completed a traffic stop when his motorcycle struck a curb, causing him to be thrown to the ground. He was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to internal injuries a short time later. Officer Reed had

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