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Veterans Affairs Officer Dies from Heart Attack While Patrolling California Hospital

November 20, 2014
Police Officer Ronald Leisure suffered a fatal heart attack while conducting a foot patrol of the VA Medical Center in Livermore, California, at approximately 11:15 am.

California Lieutenant Dies from Heart Attack

November 11, 2014
Alexander was a decorated Army veteran who served two tours in Iraq and one tour in Afghanistan. He was a Bronze Star recipient, and he also received the Medal of Valor in 1996 while working with the Los Angeles Housing Authority Police.

Tennessee Detective Dies From Heart Attack

November 5, 2014
He was directing traffic at an extremely congested intersection when he suddenly collapsed at approximately 8:50 am. An event participant used his radio to call out an "officer down" and medics arrived approximately one minute later. He was transported to a local hospital where he suffered a second, massive heart attack.

Alabama Deputy Dies After Struggle with Suspect

October 30, 2014
Deputy Sheriff Tim Williamson of the Butler County (Ala.) Sheriff's Office suffered a heart attack following a struggle with a subject he was attempting to arrest.

S.C. Officer Dies After Collapsing During Traffic Stop

October 28, 2014
Patrolman Robert Blajszczak, 40, was a seven-year veteran of the Summerville (S.C. ) Police Department. He collapsed Oct. 20 while on the job and died Sunday.

Heart Attack Kills Alabama Sergeant During Training

October 27, 2014
A veteran Dothan (Ala.) PD officer died Monday morning after collapsing during a training run on a local trail.

New Jersey Officer Dies of Cardiac Arrest on Duty

September 16, 2014
Officer Reinaldo Arocha Jr., 47, went into cardiac arrest at around 7:15 a.m. while working his usual post in the Fourth Precinct, the department announced. He had spent his entire 23-year career as an officer in Newark.

L.A. Sheriff's Lieutenant Dies of Heart Attack on Duty

August 18, 2014
Lt. Patrick Libertone of the Los Angeles Sheriff's Department suffered a fatal heart attack last Tuesday while making a traffic stop of a reckless driver who had cut him off.

Nebraska Sheriff Dies After Heart Attack

August 18, 2014
Butler County Sheriff Mark Hecker died Tuesday at age 53 at an Omaha hospital. He had suffered a heart attack on Friday.

Philly School Officer Dies of Apparent Heart Attack After Breaking Up Fight

June 3, 2014
The School District of Philadelphia told WTXF TV that the school staff found Giles unresponsive from an unknown medical emergency in the bathroom on Monday afternoon.

Video: Officers Save Collapsed Bagpiper at Police Week Ceremony

May 15, 2014
Two officers attending a Police Week ceremony in Washington Wednesday night helped save the life of a police bagpiper who collapsed from a heart attack during the Emerald Society March.

Officers Save Collapsed Bagpiper at Police Week Ceremony

May 15, 2014

Two officers attending a Police Week ceremony in Washington Wednesday night helped save the life of a police bagpiper who collapsed from a heart attack during the Emerald Society March. Read Full Story Here.

Georgia Officer Dies Trying to Break Up Fight

May 5, 2014
Three officers arrived at the scene, including Officer Noel Hawk. After defusing the situation, police say the incident re-escalated.

Are You Having a Heart Attack?

May 5, 2014

Not all heart attacks begin with the sudden, crushing chest pain that often is seen on television or in the movies. In one study, one-third of the patients who had heart attacks felt no chest pain.

Heart Trouble

May 5, 2014

What is certainly true is that the lifestyle of many working law enforcement officers amounts to a recipe for heart disease.

Texas Officer Dies After Heart Attack on Duty

March 21, 2014
Officer Marc Uland Kelley of the Trinity University Police grew ill March 12 while responding to a fire alarm call at a residence hall on campus and died two days later.

Veteran Mo. Officer Dies of Heart Attack

March 18, 2014
Rousset, said to be in his late 40s, had been with the department for 16 years. He received a 15-year recognition for his service in August 2012.

Pa. Officer Dies of Heart Attack

November 14, 2013
Patrolman Edward Wehe of the Delaware County (Pa.) Courthouse and Park Police Department suffered a fatal heart attack shortly after clearing the scene of a protest at the Delaware County Prison.
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