Archive of 2012 July

31Jul2012
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Deputy Sheriff Sergio Aleman

Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office, Wisconsin Deputy Sheriff Sergio Aleman was killed in an automobile accident on I-43, at Winnebago Street, at approximately 12:15 pm. The sheriff's office motorist assistance truck struck the back of a flatbed tow truck that was stopped on the shoulder of the highway. Deputy Aleman was extricated from the vehicle and transported to Froedtert Hospital,

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28Jul2012
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Police Officer Joshua Stanley Williams

Police Officer Josh Williams was killed when his patrol car was struck by a drunk driver at approximately 1:30 am. He was responding to a disturbance at a fast food restaurant in the 600 block of Highway 77. He was turning into the parking lot when his patrol car was struck on the passenger side by an SUV that was driving without its headlights on. The driver of the SUV was taken into custody

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26Jul2012
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Postal Inspector Preston Boyd Parnell

United States Postal Inspection Service, U.S. Government Postal Inspector Preston Parnell succumbed to injuries sustained in an automobile accident on Highway 43, near Tuscaloosa, Alabama, on January 25th, 2007. He was conducting an investigation into a major check fraud case stemming from Hurricane Katrina with a special agent from the Federal Bureau of Investigation when they were

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26Jul2012
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Deputy Sheriff William Mast

Watauga County Sheriff's Office, North Carolina Deputy Sheriff William Mast was shot and killed as he responded to a 911 call with an open line at a trailer home on Hardin Road in Deep Gap, North Carolina, at approximately 1:00 am. Upon arriving at the scene he began walking towards the house when he was shot in the face. It is believed the subject who shot him intentionally ambushed him.

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26Jul2012
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Police Officer Jose Torres

Westfield Police Department, Massachusetts Police Officer Jose Torres was struck and killed by a dump truck while directing traffic at a construction site near the intersection of Pontoosic and Little River Roads at approximately 7:30 am. He was transported to Baystate Medical Center, where he succumbed to his injuries approximately two hours later. Officer Torres had served with the

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24Jul2012
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Police Officer Matthew Tyner

Colorado Springs Police Department, Colorado Police Officer Matt Tyner was killed in a motorcycle accident while performing traffic enforcement on Austin Bluffs Parkway, Oro Blanco Drive and Old Farm Drive, shortly after 2:30 pm. His motorcycle collided with another vehicle, causing him to suffer fatal injuries. Officer Tyner had served with the Colorado Springs Police Department for 13

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23Jul2012
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Officer Chad Morimoto

Honolulu Police Department, Hawaii Officer Chad Morimoto was killed in a motorcycle accident while participating in a training course at approximately 11:45 am. He was performing motorcycle escort training at Mililani District Park when he crashed on Lanikuhana Avenue, between Keaoopua Street and Kuahelani Avenue. Officer Morimoto had served with the Honolulu Police Department for eight

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22Jul2012
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First Responders Bible

Help Gallagher's Army, in partnership with the National Bible Association, distribute 15,000 Bibles to our First Responders across the nation.

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19Jul2012
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Border Patrol Agent James R. Dominguez

United States Department of Homeland Security - Customs and Border Protection - United States Border Patrol, U.S. Government Border Patrol Agent James Dominguez was struck and killed by a vehicle while assisting a disabled motorist on US 90 near Cline, Texas. The driver of the disabled vehicle had experienced a flat tire. Agent Dominguez was assisting the driver pick up some of the tire

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18Jul2012
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Correctional Officer Nikkii Bostic-Jones

Cook County Sheriff's Office - Department of Corrections, Illinois Correctional Officer Nikkii Bostic-Jones was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver on California Avenue while walking from the sheriff's office parking lot to the maximum security wing of the county jail just before 11:00 pm. As she crossed the street she was struck by a van, causing her to be thrown into the path of an

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