Archive for the ‘Friday’s Heroes’ Category
The Graveyard Shift expresses our condolences to the families of these brave officers.
Officer Jeremiah M. Goodson, Jr., 32
Lumberton North Carolina Police Department
July 17, 2012 – Officer Jeremiah Goodson was shot and killed as he and another officer attempted to arrest an ex-convict who was wanted on outstanding warrants. They man opened fire as the officers approached. Officer Goodson is survived by his expectant wife and one child.
Correctional Officer Nikkii Bostic-Jones, 38
Cook County Illinois Sheriff’s Office
July 18, 2012 – Officer Nikkii Bostic-Jones was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver while walking from the sheriff’s office parking lot to the county jail.
She is survived by her husband, 6-year-old daughter, and six siblings.
Border Patrol Agent James R. Dominguez, 41
Department of Homeland Security – Border Patrol
Border Patrol Agent James Dominguez was struck and killed by a vehicle while assisting a disabled motorist on a highway near Cline, Texas.
He is survived by his wife, son, three daughters, his father (a retired Border Patrol Agent), and brother who also works as a border patrol agent.
The Graveyard Shift extends our condolences to the families of these brave officers.
Border Patrol Agent Leopoldo Cavazos, Jr., 29
United States Department of Homeland Security – Border Patrol
July 6, 2012 – Agent Leoplodo Cavazos, Jr. was killed in an ATV accident while on patrol along the border fence in Texas. He is survived by his expectant wife and two daughters.
Patrolman Christopher Reeves, 31
Millville New Jersey Police Department
July 8, 2012 – Patrolman Christopher Reeves was killed when a driver that was fleeing other officers struck the driver’s door of Reeves’ patrol car. He is survived by his wife and son.
Officer Brian Lorenzo, 48
Philadelphia Police Department
July 8, 2012 – Officer Brian Lorenzo was killed when his police motorcycle was struck head-on by a drunk driver. He is survived by his wife and three children.