The Graveyard Shift extends our condolences to the families of the officers who sacrificed everything to keep us safe.
Officer James “Jim” Davies, 35
Lakewood Colorado Police Department
November 9, 2012 – Officer Jim Davies was mistaken for an assailant while securing the perimeter of a crime scene. He was shot and killed by a fellow officer. Officer Davies is survived by his wife and two children.
Officer Elgin L. Daniel, 53
Henry County Georgia Police Department
November 12, 2012 – Officer Elgin Daniel was struck and killed by a hit and run driver while assisting a stranded motorist.
Deputy Sheriff Anthony Rakes, 31
Marion County Kentucky Sheriff’s Office
November 14, 2012 – Deputy Anthony Rakes was shot and killed as he was approaching a car stopped in the roadway.