Archive for the ‘Friday’s Heroes’ Category
Deputy Sheriff Craig S. Whisenand, 44
Tazewll County Illinois Sheriff’s Office
August 10, 2015 – Deputy Sheriff Craig S. Whisenand was killed in a vehicle crash while responding to a domestic disturbance call.
First Lieutenant Arthur A. Green, III, 58
Michigan Department of Natural Resources
August 9, 2015 – First Lieutenant Arthur A. Green was killed in a plane crash while en route to in-service training. He is survived by his wife and two sons.
Officer Thomas LaValley, 29
Shreveport Louisiana Police Department
August 5, 2015 – Officer Thomas LaValley was shot killed when he responded to a domestic violence call. The suspect was wanted for a shooting that had occurred earlier in the week.
Officer Sean Bolton, 33
Memphis Tennessee Police Department
August 1, 2015 – Officer Sean Bolton was shot and killed when he interrupted a drug in progress.
Deputy Sheriff Delton Daniels, 22
Marlboro County South Carolina Sheriffs Office
August 1, 2015 – Deputy Sheriff Delton Daniels succumbed to injuries he received in an automobile crash a week earlier. He was a passenger of a patrol vehicle when it left the roadway and overturned.
Deputy Daniels had only served his department for one week before the fatal crash occurred.
Sergeant David Gibbs, 42
Kentucky State Police
August 7, 2015 – Sergeant David Gibbs was killed in a vehicle crash after his cruiser lost control on a wet roadway and was struck by an oncoming vehicle.