Archive for May, 2008
I’m currently on an actual road trip to the Midwest conducting research for a new book. I hope to back in the office Saturday afternoon and, if all goes as planned, I’ll post the real Weekend Road Trip photos at that time.
Enjoy your weekend.
Seargent Leslie (Les) Wilmont – Kiefer, Oklahoma Police Department
Sergeant Wilmont, a 30 year veteran and former police chief, was killed when his patrol car struck a tractor trailer.
Deputy Sheriff Michael Sean Thomas – Bibb County, Georgia Sheriff’s Office
Deputy Thomas, an eight year veteran, died May 25, 2008 of injuries he’d received in April when his police motorcycle collided with a pickup truck. The driver of the truck pulled out in front of Deputy Thomas as he approached an intersection.
Deputy Sheriff James Throne - Kern County, California Sheriff’s Office
Deputy Throne was killed May 23, 2008 when his patrol car collided with another patrol car while responding to assist other officers.