Archive of 2012 November

29Nov2012
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Police Officer Tom Decker

Cold Spring Police Department, Minnesota -- Police Officer Tom Decker was shot and killed as he and his partner performed a welfare check on a man whose family believed was suicidal. Officers

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26Nov2012
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Trooper Kyle W. Deatherage

Illinois State Police, Illinois -- Trooper Kyle Deatherage was struck and killed by a tractor trailer while making a traffic stop on I-55, at mile marker 62, near Litchfield. He had parked

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23Nov2012
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Deputy Sheriff Scott Ward

Baldwin County Sheriff's Office, Alabama -- Deputy Sheriff Scott Ward was shot and killed after he and two other deputies responded to a domestic disturbance call involving an emotionally

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12Nov2012
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Police Officer Elgin L. Daniel

Henry County Police Department, Georgia -- Police Officer Elgin Daniel was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver while assisting a stranded motorist on North Henry Boulevard in

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09Nov2012
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Police Agent James “Jim” Davies

Lakewood Police Department, Colorado -- Police Agent Jim Davies was accidentally shot and killed in a case of mistaken identity while securing the perimeter of a scene where shots were

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04Nov2012
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Police Officer Marcia Figueroa

  Cleveland Police Department, Ohio -- Police Officer Marcia Figueroa died after suffering a medical emergency while assigned to a protective detail at Cleveland Hopkins International

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03Nov2012
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Police Officer Shawn A. Smiley

Atlanta Police Department, Georgia -- Police Officers Shawn Smiley and Richard Halford were killed in a helicopter crash while assisting in the search for a missing 9-year-old boy at

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03Nov2012
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Police Officer Richard J. Halford

  Atlanta Police Department, Georgia -- Police Officers Richard Halford and Shawn Smiley were killed in a helicopter crash while assisting in the search for a missing 9-year-old boy at

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