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

Colo. Lawmen Killed In Plane Crash

September 02, 2012  | 

A Pueblo County (Colo.) Sheriff's captain and retired deputy were killed Saturday when their Piper plane went down while they searched for marijuana grows in the Wet Mountains.

Kind, professional, dedicated, and good-humored were words friends and colleagues used to describe Capt. Leide DeFusco and retired Deputy John Barger, reports the Pueblo Chieftain.

DeFusco, 43, is a 22-year law enforcement veteran who is survived by his wife and four children.


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

2 Men Held Without Bail in Shooting of Boston Officer
Boston Municipal Court Judge James M. Stanton yesterday ordered Martin, 21, and his...
Maryland Police Identify Suspects, Officers Involved in Fatal OIS
Baltimore police have identified the suspect and officers involved in a gunfight that left...
Texas Walmart Security Guard Stops Possible Kidnapping Attempt
A security guard at a Fort Worth (TX) Walmart store reportedly confronted a couple—a man...

Police Magazine