FREE e-Newsletter
Important News - Hot Topics
Get them Now!

Top News

One of the Slain Washington Officers Identified

November 29, 2009  | 

One of the four Lakewood police officers killed this morning has been identified on Facebook and by one Eastern U.S. television station as Mark Renninger.

Renninger grew up in Lehigh Valley, Pa., according to WFMZ's Web site.

Renninger's family told the WFMZ station they are too grief stricken to comment. He was born and raised in Bethlehem and was in the military.

Earlier today, a Facebook page was created in memory of Renninger, with many posters offering their support to his widow and children.

On the Facebook page, Brenda Rex remembers accompanying Renninger on a ride-along, when he worked for the Tukwila Police Department. She has "fond memories of Mark's great sense of humor as well as his professionalism."

Read Full Story at TheNewsTribune.com

Tags: Officer Down, Duty Deaths, Lakewood (Wash.) PD, Officer Involved Shootings, Lakewood Coffeehouse Ambush

Request more info about this product / service / company


Be the first to comment on this story





POLICE Magazine does not tolerate comments that include profanity, personal attacks or antisocial behavior (such as "spamming" or "trolling"). This and other inappropriate content or material will be removed. We reserve the right to block any user who violates this, including removing all content posted by that user.

Other Recent News

Sister of Officer who Collapsed and Died Last Week at Traffic Stop Killed in Auto Accident
She was the sister of Robert Blajszczak, 40, who collapsed Oct. 20 during a traffic stop...
NYPD Officer Wounded in Hatchet Attack Cheered by Comrades as He Leaves Hospital
Officer Kenneth Healey, his head and right arm bandaged, was wheeled out of Jamaica...
Miami Officer Arrested, Charged with Protecting Drug Dealer
Miami officer Jose Maldonado-Dick was arrested Wednesday after reporting to work. He's...
Video: Texas Deputy Killed in Head-on Crash With Parolee
A deputy with the Harris County (Texas) Sheriff's Office was killed in a head-on crash...
Arizona Officer Killed in Traffic Collision
Officer Bryant Holmes, 34, a five-year veteran of the Chandler (Ariz.) Police Department,...

Get Your FREE Trial Issue and Win a Gift! Subscribe Today!
Yes! Please rush me my FREE TRIAL ISSUE of POLICE magazine and FREE Officer Survival Guide with tips and tactics to help me safely get out of 10 different situations.

Just fill in the form to the right and click the button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.

If POLICE does not satisfy you, just write "cancel" on the invoice and send it back. You'll pay nothing, and the FREE issue is yours to keep. If you enjoy POLICE, pay only $25 for a full one-year subscription (12 issues in all). Enjoy a savings of nearly 60% off the cover price!

Offer valid in US only. Outside U.S., click here.
It's easy! Just fill in the form below and click the red button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.
First Name:
Last Name:
Rank:
Agency:
Address:
City:
State:
  
Zip Code:
 
Country:
We respect your privacy. Please let us know if the address provided is your home, as your RANK / AGENCY will not be included on the mailing label.
E-mail Address:

Police Magazine