Archive of 2015 September

30Sep2015

Police Officer Greg Alia

Police Officer Greg Alia was shot and killed when he and two other officers responded to a suspicious person call at the Richland Mall shortly before 8:00 am. The officers located the subject

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28Sep2015

Deputy Sheriff Rosemary Vela

Deputy Sheriff Rosemary Vela was killed in a single vehicle crash while responding to backup another deputy. She was traveling on Highway 70 West, near Huntersville, when her patrol car left the

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22Sep2015

Deputy Sheriff Bill Myers

Deputy Sheriff Bill Myers was shot and killed while serving a domestic violence injunction at a local attorney's office on Plew Avenue, in Shalimar, at approximately 8:20 am. He had served the

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21Sep2015

Trooper Nathan-Michael W. Smith

Trooper Nathan-Michael Smith was killed in a single vehicle crash at approximately 7:10 am while responding to assist another trooper whom he believed to be in distress at an accident scene in

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19Sep2015

Police Officer Kevin Toatley

Police Officer Kevin Toatley was killed when his patrol car was struck head-on by the driver of a vehicle traveling in the wrong direction on the South Fulton Parkway, near Buffington Road, at

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17Sep2015

Sergeant Eric Meier

Sergeant Eric Meier suffered a fatal heart attack while hiking in a remote, rugged area while searching for a marijuana grow operation. The grow had been reported in a section of farmland and

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17Sep2015

Trooper Kyle D. Young

Trooper Kyle Young suffered a fatal medical emergency while participating in a training session with the agency's Tactical Services Unit at the Ethan Allen Firing Range, in Jericho. Trooper Young

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16Sep2015

Deputy Sheriff Richard Allen Hall

Deputy Sheriff Richard Hall was killed in a vehicle crash on Highway 280, just north of I-16 in Bryan County, at approximately 5:15 pm. Deputy Hall was attempting to make a U-turn when his

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14Sep2015

Deputy Sheriff Dwight Maness

Deputy Sheriff Dwight Maness succumbed to gunshot wounds sustained 11 months earlier after being ambushed while en route to a domestic disturbance at a home in Holiday Hills. He and two other

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13Sep2015

Trooper Joseph Cameron Ponder

Trooper Joseph Ponder was shot and killed after conducting a vehicle stop. Trooper Ponder was on patrol when he observed a vehicle commit a traffic violation. He conducted a vehicle stop on

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