Category Archives: OFFICER DOWN

UPDATE ON A DOUBLE MURDER

Chicago police report an arrest in murder of CPD evidence technician Michael Flisk and former CPD officer Stephen Peters. Flisk was the sixth Chicago police officer to be murdered this year. Why did their assailant kill them? Briefly quoting the … Continue reading

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SIX CHICAGO COPS KILLED SO FAR THIS YEAR

The Chicago Tribune reports a CPD evidence technician, Officer Michael Flisk, was killed in the line of duty Friday. Condolences to both the Flisk family, the Chicago Police Department, and the family of the unnamed 44 year old man who … Continue reading

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CHANDLER, AZ OFFICER SHOT IN A DRUG DEAL GONE BAD

The Arizona Republic’s website, aztoday.com, reports a Chandler police officer was killed and two were seriously wounded in a drug sting gone bad. Vaya Con Dios, Officer. Stranger

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ANOTHER CHICAGO COP MURDERED

With a swing of the Stetson to Second City Cop for the tip, a third Chicago Police Officer has been murdered. From the Chicago Sun Times news item linked above: “An officer in uniform was fatally shot while a gunman … Continue reading

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TWO POLICE OFFICERS KILLED

Two West Memphis, Arkansas, police officers were killed today in a shootout that started with a traffic stop. According to Fox News: “The West Memphis police officers were killed after pulling over a white van with Ohio license plates on … Continue reading

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CHICAGO COP KILLED IN ROBBERY ATTEMPT

The Chicago Tribune reports Officer Thomas Wortham IV was killed when he and his father exchanged gunfire with a group trying to steal Wortham’s motorcycle. Briefly quoting the Tribune item: “Wortham, of the Englewood Police District, had just finished his … Continue reading

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ST. PAUL OFFICER AMBUSHED, KILLED UPDATED

A Saint Paul police officer, Sgt. Joseph Bergeron, was killed in what has been reported as an ambush yesterday. One of the alleged perps is in custody after a suicide attempt, the other was killed in a struggle with police. … Continue reading

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THREE OFFICERS SHOT IN FRESNO

The Fresno Bee reports three officers were shot by an arson suspect armed with a centerfire rifle. According to the Bee, “One of the wounded was a Fresno County sheriff’s deputy was in critical condition after being shot in the … Continue reading

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OFFICER DOWN, FLORIDA DEPUTY

In the second such report in two days, Dixie County Florida Sheriff Dewey Hatcher says 33-year-old Capt. Chad Reed died at a hospital Thursday, after being shot by 55-year-old John Kalisz. Report have it that Kalisz also is in the … Continue reading

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OFFICER DOWN

IN what is getting to be an all too common headline, “Pa. state trooper shot, killed, suspect found dead” Pennsylvania State Trooper Paul G. Richey was shot as he responded to a domestic dispute. Richey was attempting to gain access … Continue reading

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