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Emergency crews were on the scene of a deadly crash for several hours Wednesday in Monroe, N.C., where a tractor-trailer overturned onto a Union County deputy's cruiser. The Union County Sheriff’s Office identified the man involved as Sgt. Jeffrey Wayne Greene, 54. More Here.
A Maury County, Tenn., sheriff's deputy was killed in a crash early Tuesday morning in Spring Hill while responding to help another deputy involved in a pursuit. The 42-year-old father of three had been a full-time deputy for three months. More Here.
Dep. Jesse Valdez III of the Harris County (Texas) Sheriff's Office was killed in a head-on crash Wednesday, and the driver believed to be responsible is in jail. More Here.
The rookie officer, 24-year-old Anthony Haase, died from his injuries after wrecking his cruiser on Idalia Road near Highway 528. He is remembered as both a promising young police officer and a star on the baseball field. More Here.
According to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund, in the first half of 2014 officer fatalities increased 31% over the same time period in 2013. The only thing we can do is train for the unexpected, and prepare ourselves for that one day that may never happen.
On Tuesday just before 2 p.m., Officer Jordan Corder of the Covina (Cailf.) Police Department was traveling southbound on Citrus Avenue when his motorcycle collided with a Honda CR-V that was turning left. The officer was in pursuit of a motorcyclist who fled and has not been located. Read More.