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Fallen Kansas Deputy's Partner Posts on Facebook the Harrowing Story of Shooting

September 21, 2018
The patrol partner of Deputy Robert Kunze—a 12-year veteran of the Sedgwick County (KS) Sheriff's Office who was shot and killed Sunday while responding to a suspicious character call—has broken his silence with a post to a social media page.

Video: Homeless Man Mourns Slain California Deputy Who Arrested, Then Cared for Him

September 20, 2018
Among the many people mourning the death of Sacramento County Sheriff’s deputy Mark Stasyuk is a convicted felon—now homeless—who was arrested by Stasyuk. Josh Nordquist told the CBS News affiliate in Sacramento, "The dude had a real heart. He was an awesome man."

Homeless Man Mourns Slain California Deputy Who Arrested, Then Cared for Him

September 20, 2018
Among the many people mourning the death of Sacramento County Sheriff’s deputy Mark Stasyuk is a convicted felon—now homeless—who was arrested by Stasyuk. Josh Nordquist, told the CBS News affiliate in Sacramento, "The dude had a real heart. He was an awesome man." More Here.

Sheriff: Kansas Deputy Saved Lives Before Succumbing to Shooting Wounds

September 19, 2018
Sheriff Jeff Easter of the of the Sedgwick County (KS) Sheriff’s Office says that at least two other people could have been murdered by a man who shot and killed Deputy Robert Kunze on Sunday.

California Deputy Shot and Killed at Disturbance Call

September 18, 2018
A male subject—whose name has not yet been released—reportedly shot and killed 27-year-old Deputy Mark Stasyuk and injured Deputy Julie Robertson.

Georgia Police Chief Killed During Vehicle Pursuit

September 17, 2018
Police say a Liberty County deputy attempted to stop 23-year-old Daniel Hill's car at around 7 p.m. Saturday. Police say Hill refused to stop -- leading police on a high-speed chase that reached speeds of up to 100 miles per hour. More Here.

Video: Georgia Police Chief Killed During Vehicle Pursuit

September 17, 2018
Police say a Liberty County deputy attempted to stop 23-year-old Daniel Hill's car at around 7 p.m. Saturday. Police say Hill refused to stop -- leading police on a high-speed chase that reached speeds of up to 100 miles per hour.

Texas Undercover Officer Dies in Hospital from Gunshot Wound

September 17, 2018
When the suspects ran out of the bar uniformed officers were waiting, and helped the undercover officers stop the robbers as they tried to get into an SUV. It was then that one of the suspects, later identified as Dacion Steptoe, opened fire. Steptoe reportedly hit Hull, and Hull's fellow officers returned fire, killing Steptoe. Two other suspects are in custody.

Kansas Deputy Shot and Killed on Suspicious Person Call

September 17, 2018
When Kunze arrived at about 1:42 p.m. Sunday, he saw a person who matched the description of the suspicious character, Easter said. Then, at about 1:48 p.m., Kunze “activated the emergency button on his portable radio,” the sheriff’s office said.

Georgia DA Releases Video of Incident Where Man Killed 2 Deputies

September 14, 2018
Elrod pleaded guilty last week to the two murders. The Macon Telegraph reports that Elrod avoided a potential death penalty trial and was sentenced to two life in prison without parole terms plus 100 years.

Jury Hears Testimony from Officers Who Survived Shooting that Killed Rookie Officer

September 13, 2018
Officer Jesse Hempen—who suffered a gunshot wound to his upper leg—and Officer David McKeown—who was shot in the chest, groin and right elbow—told the jury about the shooting that left rookie Officer Ashley Guindon fatally wounded.

Video: Indiana Officer Collapses and Dies Following Pursuit of Suspected Car Thief

September 12, 2018
Officer David Tinsley of the Fort Wayne (IN) Police Department reportedly died from Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease according to an autopsy report issued Wednesday morning from the Allen County Coroner's Office. Fort Wayne Police Chief Steve Reed called Tinsley "a cop's cop."

Inidana Officer Collapses and Dies Following Pursuit of Suspect Car Thief

September 12, 2018
Officer David Tinsley of the Fort Wayne (IN) Police Department reportedly died from Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease according to an autopsy report issued Wednesday morning from the Allen County Coroner's Office. Fort Wayne Police Chief Steve Reed called Tinsley "a cop's cop." More here. 

Missouri Deputy Drowns After Patrol Car Washed Off Road

September 10, 2018
Sheriff Arnott told reporters that Roberts had just cleared a call, which was a 911 hang-up, when he radioed in that his car had been washed off the roadway.

Louisiana Officer Killed in Head-On Highway Collision

September 10, 2018
Police Officer Kirt Ricks of the Montgomery (LA) Police Department was killed in a head-on vehicle collision on Friday.

Murder Charge Dropped in Hit-and-Run Death of Detroit Officer

September 5, 2018
Jonathan Cole, 19, is still facing charges of reckless driving causing death and failing to stop at the scene of an accident resulting in death, which are both felonies.

California DA Says Suspected Cop Killer to Face Death Penalty

August 27, 2018
Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley is seeking the death penalty for 24-year old Mark Estrada, who is accused of killing Hayward Police Sergeant Scott Lunger during a traffic stop in 2015.

Texas Officer Died of Heart Attack After Training

August 22, 2018
He had spent approximately one hour in a bite suit during the training. Afterwards, he returned home where he collapsed.

Florida Deputy Dies After Being Hit on Department Motorcycle

August 22, 2018
Clay County, FL, Deputy Ben Zirbel has died after he was struck in a crash while on his sheriff's office motorcycle, authorities said.

New York Officer Dies of 9/11-Related Cancer

August 20, 2018
Police Officer Kathleen O'Connor-Funigiello died on August 16 as the result of cancer that she developed following her assignment to assist with search and rescue efforts at the World Trade Center site immediately following the 9/11 Terrorist Attacks.
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