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New Jersey Officer Saves Man Having Cardiac Arrest

May 14, 2015
"Ptl. Einstein is certified as an EMT and is a dedicated officer, however he is passionate when responding to medical emergencies. On this date Ptl. Einstein used his skills and training to save a life," police wrote.

Pennsylvania Detective Dies of Apparent 'Cardiac Event' While Serving Warrants

May 7, 2015
Det. Paul J. Koropal was participating in the execution of federal search warrants at 11 locations in Fayette County at the time of the medical emergency.

New Jersey Officer Dies Exercising in Police Gym

April 12, 2015
Scott R. Thompson collapsed while exercising in the police headquarters gym, according to a release from the department.

Albuquerque Officer Dies of "Medical Event" in Training

March 26, 2015
Police officials say officers were gathered for a role-play training when one of them suffered a catastrophic medical event. Officers began performing CPR, police say, and a medical director from the Albuquerque Fire Department also guided additional emergency procedures. The officer was transported to UNMH and police say he succumbed to the medical episode.

Alabama Lieutenant Dies of Heart Attack After Helping Accident Victims

March 18, 2015
Lieutenant Richard Woods of the Pell City (Ala.) Police Department died Tuesday after suffering a heart attack while helping extract a person involved in a serious traffic accident.

Honolulu Captain Collapses Jogging, Dies of Cardiac Event

March 18, 2015
Colburn, an HPD captain, collapsed while running on a track at the police training academy in Waipahu. He was taken to the Queen’s Medical Center-West Oahu where he died, his family said.

Kentucky Lieutenant Dies of Heart Attack After Clearing Snow

March 9, 2015
Lieutenant Scott Travis of the Bullitt County (Ky.) Detention Center died in a line-of-duty death early Thursday morning.

Guam SWAT Officer Dies from Heart Attack

February 16, 2015
He was leading a run of other SWAT team members when he suddenly collapsed at approximately 9:00 am. Another officer performed CPR until medics arrived at the location. He transported to Naval Hospital Guam where he remained unresponsive before passing away three days later.

Detective Dies Running for Charity

February 3, 2015

A Bensalem, Pa., police detective who collapsed and died during a 5K race Saturday morning in Philadelphia was running to raise money for his parish, St. Anselm, and its youth program. More Here.

Video: Detective Dies Running for Charity

February 3, 2015
A Bensalem, Pa., police detective who collapsed and died during a 5K race Saturday morning in Philadelphia was running to raise money for his parish.

Alabama Officer Dies of Apparent Heart Attack on Duty

January 29, 2015
Officer Roger O’Dell died Wednesday morning while on a call. He had just picked up two juvenile detention facility escapees at an apartment complex, and was on his way back into the apartment when he collapsed.

Kansas Motor Officer Dies of Heart Attack

January 25, 2015
An Olathe (Kan.) PD motor officer scheduled to be in a presidential motorcade died Tuesday afternoon after suffering a heart attack.

Louisiana Assistant Chief Dies of Heart Attack on Duty

January 15, 2015
The body of Bordelon, 51, who rose from patrolman to assistant police chief in 20 years with the department was discovered inside Town Hall on Saturday morning. An autopsy is scheduled for Monday, officials said.

Arrested Teen Helps Fla. Officer Who Collapsed

January 13, 2015
A Florida teen who has often found himself on the wrong side of the law is now being hailed as a hero after he helped saved the life of a police officer who was booking him at the jail.

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.
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