Archive of 2017 January

30Jan2017
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Deputy Chief James G. Molloy

Deputy Chief James Molloy died of brain cancer that he contracted as a result of inhaling toxic materials as he participated in the rescue and recovery efforts at the World Trade Center site following the terrorist attacks on September 11th, 2001. On September 11, 2001 Deputy Chief Molloy was driving to work when authorities stopped traffic through the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel as the towers

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24Jan2017
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Police Officer David Fahey

Police Officer David Fahey was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver on I-90, near Warren Road, while assisting at the scene of a fatal accident at approximately 6:00 am. He was setting out flares to divert traffic off of the highway when he was struck by an oncoming car. The vehicle fled after striking him. The driver was arrested later in the day. Officer Fahey was a U.S. Navy veteran

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24Jan2017
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Police Officer Nathan B. Graves

Police Officer Nathan Graves was killed when his patrol car was struck head-on by an oncoming vehicle on US 99, near E0750 Road, while he was on patrol near the Lincoln County - Payne County line in Oklahoma. The oncoming vehicle was attempting to pass another car when the collision occurred at approximately 6:00 am. Officer Graves had served with the Sac and Fox Nation Police Department

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20Jan2017
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Police Officer Michael Louviere

Police Officer Michael Louviere was shot and killed while off duty when he stopped to assist at what he believed to be an accident scene at the intersection of Barataria Boulevard and Ames Boulevard. He was driving home at approximately 6:30 am, still in uniform, at the end of his shift when he encountered the crash scene. Unbeknownst to Officer Louviere, the crash was the result of a domestic

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19Jan2017
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Police Officer Raymond Murrell

Police Officer Raymond Murrell was killed in a vehicle crash while responding to a larceny in progress. His patrol car left the roadway and struck a utility pole at the intersection of Army Trail Road and Cardinal Drive. Emergency crews extricated him from his vehicle and transported him to Adventist GlenOaks Hospital where he passed away a short time later. It is believed that bad weather

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18Jan2017
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Deputy Sheriff Colt Eugene Allery

Deputy Sheriff Colt Allery was shot and killed following a vehicle pursuit of a stolen vehicle that ended in the area of 89th Street and BIA Road 7 near Belcourt, North Dakota. Deputies and an officer from the Rolla Police Department located the vehicle after being alerted to its location by a remote monitoring company. The driver of the vehicle failed to stop and led officers on a pursuit

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17Jan2017
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Detective Jerry Walker

Detective Jerry Walker was shot and killed after responding to a call involving an armed subject on the 1400 block of Turtle Cove Drive. Responding officers encountered the man standing behind a fence. As they ordered him to drop his weapon the man ran into a home and then started shooting out of the home's windows. Detective Walker was struck in the neck by one of the rounds. He was flown

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17Jan2017
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Sheriff Steve Ackerman

Sheriff Steve Ackerman was killed in a single vehicle crash on Highway 285, near Encino, in Torrance County. He was driving to Santa Fe on official business to join other sheriffs from throughout the state as they met with the state legislature. Sheriff Ackerman had served with the Lea County Sheriff's Office for 14 years and had previously served with the Lea County Detention Center for 12

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10Jan2017
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Detective Steven McDonald

Detective Steven McDonald died as a result of gunshot wounds he received 31 years earlier. Detective McDonald was on foot patrol in Central Park, in the area of East Drive near Fifth Avenue and 107th Street, when he encountered a group of teenagers he believed were preparing to commit a robbery. He and his partner split up and started to follow the teens. Detective McDonald stopped them near

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10Jan2017
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Chief of Police Randy Gibson

Chief of Police Randy Gibson died after going into respiratory distress while performing a high-stress arrest. He began to fall ill following the arrest and drove himself to a local hospital where he was treated. He was discharged at his own request and returned home, where he passed away a short time later. Chief Gibson had served with the Kalama Police Department for six years and had

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