Archive of 2017 November

23Nov2017

Deputy Sheriff Eric Overall

Deputy Sheriff Eric Overall was struck and killed by a suspect vehicle as he attempted to deploy stop sticks at approximately 12:30 am. Officers began pursuing the vehicle in the parking lot of

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23Nov2017

Trooper Damon Allen

Trooper Damon Allen was shot and killed while making a traffic stop on I-45 in Freestone County, just south of Fairfield, at approximately 4:00 pm on Thanksgiving Day. He had contacted the driver

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19Nov2017

Border Patrol Agent Rogelio Martinez

Border Patrol Agent Rogelio Martinez was killed while he and his partner were attacked as they responded to smuggling activity near I-10 in the area of Van Horn, Texas. Agent Martinez's partner

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17Nov2017

Police Officer Brian David Shaw

Police Officer Brian Shaw was shot and killed while making a traffic stop of a vehicle in the 1200 block of Leishman Avenue at approximately 8:00 pm. The driver fled on foot during the stop, then

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16Nov2017

Detective Sean Suiter

Detective Sean Suiter succumbed to a gunshot wound sustained the previous day while attempting to interview a person during a homicide investigation in the 900 block of Bennett Place. He and his

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05Nov2017

Police Officer Jaimie Cox

Police Officer Jaimie Cox was killed during a traffic stop near the intersection of East State Street and Dawn Avenue at approximately 1:00 am. The vehicle attempted to flee during the incident

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04Nov2017

Senior Trooper Thomas Nipper

Senior Trooper Tom Nipper killed in a vehicle crash while conducting a traffic stop on southbound I-35, near Midway Drive, in Temple. He was sitting in his patrol car during the stop when it was

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02Nov2017

Deputy Sheriff James Martin Wallace

Deputy Sheriff James Wallace suffered a fatal heart attack while participating in the department's annual physical fitness assessment at the Wilson Family YMCA on Wheeler Road. Other deputies on

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