Archive of 2018 October

17Oct2018

Trooper Kevin K. Conner

Trooper Kevin Conner was shot and killed while conducting a traffic stop on U.S. 701, near Sellers Town Road, in Columbus County at 12:15 am. The subject opened fire on Trooper Conner as he was approaching the stopped vehicle, fatally wounding him. The man fled but was located near Fair Bluff. He lead officers on a pursuit until his vehicle became disabled on railroad tracks in the town. He

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10Oct2018

Corrections Officer Mark Anthony Gaspich

Corrections Officer Mark Gaspich suffered a fatal heart attack after climbing two ladders to reach the observation platform of a guard tower at SCI Camp Hill. He began to feel ill and then had to climb down the ladders to seek treatment. He collapsed after reaching the bottom of the tower. Officer Gaspich had served in law enforcement for over 15 years. He had served with the Dauphin County

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05Oct2018

Deputy Sheriff Raymond Bradley Jimmerson

Deputy Sheriff Raymond Jimmerson was struck and killed by a vehicle on US Highway 259, approximately seven miles north of Nacogdoches, at approximately 6:45 am. He had responded to the area for reports of debris in the roadway. He was fatally struck while attempting to remove the debris. Deputy Bradley had served with the Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office for 19 years and had served in

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05Oct2018

Federal Agent Kristopher David Youngberg

Federal Agent Kristopher Youngberg was killed in a vehicle crash on I-40 near Okemah, Oklahoma. He and four other agents had attended training at Fort Chaffee, Arkansas, and were returning to Amarillo, Texas, in a department van. The van struck the back of a dump truck that was attempting to make a U-turn in the median of the interstate. Agent Youngberg suffered fatal injuries at the scene

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04Oct2018

Sergeant Dennis W. Reichardt

Sergeant Dennis Reichardt died as the result of cancer he developed after spending three months searching through debris at the site of the World Trade Center and the Fresh Kills landfill following the 9/11 Terrorist Attacks. Sergeant Reichardt had served with the Suffolk County Police Department for 29 years. He is survived by his wife, three children, and one grandchild. On the morning of

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03Oct2018

Police Officer Terrence Carraway

Police Officer Terrence Carraway was shot and killed while responding to assist three Florence County Sheriff's Office deputies who had been shot and wounded while serving a search warrant at a house off of Vintage Drive. Officer Carraway, along with three other Florence police officers, were attempting to rescue the three wounded deputies when the subject opened fire on them. The gunfire

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