Two Kansas sheriff’s deputies who were shot and killed by an inmate while transporting him between the courthouse and jail were both parents, authorities said Saturday.
For whatever reason (my guess to notify next of kin first) they had not released her name on Tuesday when I looked into it.
Officer Amy Caprio responded at around 2 p.m. [Monday] to a call for a suspicious vehicle on Linwen Way. She was critically injured and was taken to MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center, where she died around 2:50 p.m
Four suspects are in custody and facing murder charges.
Deputy William Gentry, of the Highland County Sheriff’s Office, died Monday, May 7, 2018. He was on the force 9 years. He was the “first Highlands County deputy to be killed in the line of duty as a result of a crime.”
A homeowner in a Lake Placid, Florida, neighborhood had called 911 to complain that a neighbor shot her cat Sunday evening. Gentry arrived with a deputy-in-training to speak to the cat’s owner, then ventured over to the neighbor’s front door by himself to confront the man who allegedly killed the cat with a pellet gun.
That’s when police say 69-year-old Joseph Edward Ables pulled out a gun and shot Gentry in the head.
PHOENIX — A Nogales police officer was killed after he was shot multiple times when he attempted to apprehend a carjacking suspect during a traffic stop, officials said.
Officer Jesus “Chuy” Cordova, 44, died Friday, police said.
Ramirez, 29, is survived by his wife and two young children. He’s been in law enforcement for more than seven years, with stops at the Williston Police Department and Levy County Sheriff’s Office.
Lindsey, 25, joined the Gilchrist County Sheriff’s Office in 2013.
The guy who shot them took his own life.
POMONA – After a 15-hour standoff at an apartment complex that sent residents fleeing, a man accused of shooting two Pomona police officers [on Friday], killing one and wounding the second, was arrested on Saturday afternoon.
The slain officer was Gregory Casillas, 30, of Upland.
On Tuesday, Clinton Police Department officer Christopher Ryan Morton, 30, was shot and killed while entering a home, searching for a suspect.