Archive of 2011 June

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Deputy Sheriff Kyle Pagerly

Berks County Sheriff's Department, PA Deputy Kyle Pagerly was shot and killed while serving a warrant as part of a fugitive task force at a home on Pine Swamp Road in Albany Township. When task force members arrived at the scene the suspect ran into the woods. Deputy Pagerly and his canine pursued the suspect. When officers located him he opened fire with an AK-47, striking Deputy Pagerly

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Deputy Sheriff Charles Allen VanMeter

Brazoria County Sheriff's Office, TX Deputy Charles VanMeter was killed in an automobile accident on State Highway 6, in Manvel, at approximately 10:30 pm. An eastbound pickup truck caused a collision when it turned left off of Highway 6 to enter a gas station near FM 1128, failing to yield to the oncoming patrol car. Deputy VanMeter, the passenger in the patrol car, sustained fatal injuries

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Sergeant Darrell Cervandez Curley

Navajo Division of Public Safety, TR Sergeant Darrell Curley was shot and killed when he and another officer responded to a domestic disturbance in Kaibito, Arizona. The dispute involved a fight between two brothers at a housing complex. Sergeant Curley attempted to subdue both brothers with pepper spray when they resisted arrest. As he attempted to place them in custody the father of the men

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Police Officer Russell “Roscoe” Anthony George

Ball Police Department, LA Police Officer Russell George was killed in an automobile accident while responding to a call for assistance from another officer from his department at approximately 2:50 am. He was traveling south on US Highway 165, just north of State Highway 623 when his patrol car collided with an abandoned bicycle that was located in the roadway. After colliding with the

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Trooper Adam M. Bowen

Virginia State Police, VA Trooper Adam Bowen was killed when his patrol car was involved in a collision in King George County. Trooper Bowen was responding to call for assistance from a Virginia State Police special agent. He was traveling westbound on Route 3 and as he entered the intersection of Route 3 and Madison Drive his patrol car collided with a vehicle that was traveling eastbound.

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Police Officer Kevin Sandoval

South Pasadena Police Department, CA Police Officer Kevin Sandoval suffered a fatal heart attack while participating in departmental training at the Burro Canyon Shooting Park at 2:00 pm. Officers from the South Pasadena Police Department and the Pasadena Police Department were conducting a multi-agency training scenario when he collapsed near the firing range. Several officers who were

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Deputy Sheriff Jeffrey Alexander

Chemung County Sheriff's Department, NY Deputy Sheriff Jeffrey Alexander was killed when his patrol car collided with another vehicle. He was on patrol and traveling northwest on State Route 427 when he lost control of his patrol car and struck an oncoming car as he went around a curve in the road. Deputy Alexander had served with the Chemung County Sheriff's Department for five years. He

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Police Officer Charles “Chuck” Armour

Detroit Police Department, MI Police Officer Chuck Armour succumbed to injuries sustained one week earlier when he was intentionally struck by a vehicle he had attempted to stop while on foot patrol in the Greektown area of Detroit. The driver driving the wrong way down a one way street and was yelling obscenities at pedestrians. Officer Armour instructed the man to stop when observed

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Investigator Warren “Sneak” B. Lewis, III

Nash County Sheriff's Office, NC Investigator Warren Lewis was shot and killed while serving a murder warrant with the Eastern North Carolina Fugitive Task Force at approximately 7:00 pm. Investigator Lewis, along with members of the United States Marshals Service, went to a residence on West Lenoir Avenue in Kinston to serve a warrant in connection with a murder investigation. They were

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Deputy Sheriff Kurt Wyman

Oneida County Sheriff's Office, NY Deputy Sheriff Kurt Wyman was shot and killed during a standoff following a domestic disturbance in Knoxboro. Officers responded to the scene of a domestic disturbance at approximately 9:00 pm when the man barricaded himself in his garage with a shotgun. Negotiators were attempting to get the man to surrender at approximately 2:00 am. Deputy Wyman was

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