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Massachusetts Officer Struck by Car in February Returns to Duty

September 11, 2018
Officer Luis Santos with the Auburn (MA) Police Department has returned to duty, according to a post on the Auburn Police Association Facebook page.

California Officer Struck by Car During Felony Traffic Stop

September 7, 2018
A police officer with the Concord (CA) Police Department was struck by a car in Santa Cruz while the officer was attempting to arrest two wanted felons at a traffic stop.

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.

South Carolina Deputy Injured at Traffic Stop

August 29, 2018
The sheriff's office says Mayberry tried to flee the scene, causing a deputy to reach in the window of his vehicle to stop him. The sheriff says that the vehicle traveled about 20 feet when it went into a ditch and up an embankment, with the deputy's upper body still inside the car. The vehicle then overturned onto the driver's side, pinning the deputy's lower body under the vehicle.

DUI Driver who Injured CHP Motor Officer Sentenced to Probation

August 27, 2018
The driver who struck and badly injured a California Highway Patrol Officer has been found guilty of felony DUI and sentenced to probation.

3 Philly Officers Injured, Suspect Killed During Warrant Operation

August 21, 2018
The officer who was hit by the car suffered an injury to his right knee. Two other officers also were injured at the scene, but how they were hurt was unclear. All three officers were in stable condition at a local hospital.

Mississippi Deputy Struck by 12-Year-Old Girl Fleeing Police in Stolen Car

August 16, 2018
A 12-year-old girl who reported led police on a chase around Meridian (MI) on Wednesday night struck a Lauderdale County Deputy Sheriff's Deputy who was attempting to lay out spike strips to end the pursuit.

Detroit Officer Dies 10 Days After On-Duty Hit-and-Run

August 15, 2018
Shukur was struck by a car while walking to his patrol vehicle after responding to a crowd control call. The driver of the SUV that hit him, which was estimated to be traveling at 60 or 70 miles an hour, was 19-year-old Jonathan David Cole of Belleville.

California Highway Patrol Motor Officer Killed in Crash

August 10, 2018
Investigators say the officer pulled over an SUV when a third vehicle veered onto the shoulder "for unknown reasons" and hit the CHP motorcycle and the SUV.

Preventing Struck-by-Vehicle Duty Deaths

August 7, 2018

To save the lives of officers who work this country's highways, a culture change needs to happen.

Teen Charged with Second-Degree Murder in Death of Washington Officer

July 26, 2018
On Wednesday, 16-year-old Emiliano Garcia was charged as an adult with second-degree felony murder — accused of causing the death of Officer Diego Moreno of the Kent (WA) Police Department.

Washington Officer Struck and Killed While Deploying Spike Strips

July 23, 2018
Officer Diego Moreno was reportedly struck and killed by another officer.

Tennessee Officer Struck by Car Suffers Non-Life-Threatening Injuries

July 9, 2018
Corporal David Klein was attempting to pull the woman from her vehicle when she reportedly intentionally accelerated in reverse, knocking the officer to the ground and running over him.

How to Minimize Accidental “Struck By” Duty Deaths

June 29, 2018
Too many LEOs are dying beside the road because they were accidentally struck by another vehicle.

Ohio Officer Struck and Killed in Hit-and-run

June 25, 2018
Mentor, OH, Police Officer Mathew Mazany was helping a fellow LEO during a traffic stop early Sunday morning when he was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver.

Florida Correctional Officer Struck and Killed by Vehicle

June 19, 2018
Correctional Officer Tawanna Marin was supervising an inmate work crew in Coconut Creek (FL) on Monday when she was struck and killed by a vehicle.

Memphis Officer Critical After Being Struck by Car

June 19, 2018
A Memphis (TN) police officer is listed in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle during a traffic stop Monday night.

Georgia Officer Hit by Truck and Killed

May 25, 2018
Savannah Police Chief Mark Revenew told a press conference that the incident happened about 3:20 a.m. Officer Anthony Christie responded to a traffic accident on eastbound I-16 near Dean Forest Road. While assisting traffic, he was hit by the truck.

Teen Charged with Murder in Death of Maryland Officer

May 22, 2018
Dawnta Harris, 16, has been charged as an adult with first-degree murder in the death of Baltimore County Officer First Class Amy Caprio, charging documents state.

Puerto Rico Officer Hit, Killed while Helping Disabled Motorist

May 7, 2018
He was en route home at the end of his shift when he encountered the vehicle in the left lane on the highway. He activated the emergency equipment on his department motorcycle and was attempting to push the vehicle onto the shoulder of the highway. Another vehicle entered the area, struck his motorcycle, then struck him as he pushed the vehicle.
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