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

The Law Officer's Pocket Manual - Bloomberg BNA
This handy 4" x 6" spiral-bound manual offers examples showing how rules are...

Top News

N.C. Corrections Officer Dies After Fall

April 16, 2012  | 

A North Carolina corrections officer has died after falling down the stairs, the state's Department of Public Safety announced Monday.

Officer William Wright, 31, has succumbed to injuries sustained after he fell while climbing a metal staircase at the Mountain View Correctional Facility in Spruce Pine.

Wright was taken to the hospital for treatment of head injuries and released the next day. But there were complications and Wright died at home Wednesday, reports WLOS.


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

Judge Denies Ex-Deputy's Motion to Dismiss Parkland Shooting Lawsuit
The only armed deputy stationed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School the day of Nikolas...
New Jersey Police Use Bait Packages to Catch Porch Pirates
Police in Jersey City are teaming up with Amazon to install doorbell cameras and plant...
El Paso Officer Shot, Suspect in Custody
Police said officers were investigating a suspicious suspect call shortly after 12 p.m....
2 Denver Officers Bitten by Suspect
Two Denver Police Department officers were assaulted, reportedly bitten by a suspect on...

Police Magazine