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

Top News

Alabama Deputy Dies at Talladega Speedway

October 28, 2013  | 

Photo: DeKalb County (Ala.) Sheriff's Office
Photo: DeKalb County (Ala.) Sheriff's Office

Dep. Allen L. Kay of the DeKalb County (Ala.) Sheriff’s Office suffered a fatal heart attack at the age of 60 while working a security detail at the Talladega Superspeedway.

He had arrested two people for illegally possessing a handgun at the venue and transported them to jail. He appears to have died in his sleep after his midnight shift ended.

Kay had served with the Sheriff’s Office for eight years in the jail's medical department. He is survived by his wife, two daughters, and four grandchildren.

Tags: Officer Down, DeKalb County (Ala.) Sheriff


Comments (3)

Displaying 1 - 3 of 3

John Keylor @ 10/28/2013 1:06 PM

Another Knight has passed and with his passing the duties he fulfilled fall to those left behind... Brother Officer to Brother Officers. Rest in Peace!

Ima Leprechaun @ 10/29/2013 9:10 AM

Condolences to both him and his family. Rest in Peace.

Charles and Laura Serebof @ 10/29/2013 10:35 AM

An intelligent, warm and friendly gentleman that will be sorely be missed. Our prayers and condolences to his family.

Join the Discussion





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 FBI Agents Shot in Missouri
Two FBI agents were shot early Wednesday morning in north St. Louis County. This incident...
Man, 20, Dies Amid Ferguson Protests
Family members said Joshua's death is tied to the protests that consumed Ferguson after...
Price of Life-Saving Heroin Overdose Antidote Doubles
The price of a powerful opioid antidote used to save heroin users during an overdose will...
Puerto Rico Policeman Killed During Holdup
An off-duty Puerto Rico police officer has been killed by robbers.
ABC to Air First Interview with Darren Wilson
Conducted this morning, the interview with Darren Wilson will air on various ABC News...

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