Category: Killed in the Line of Duty

Louisiana Police Release Baton Rouge Shooter Video but Fail To Release Alton Sterling Shooting Video (Updated)

Louisiana Police Release Baton Rouge Shooter Video but Fail To Release Alton Sterling Shooting Video (Updated)

Almost two weeks have passed since the shooting of Alton Sterling in Louisiana and police continue to stall the release of video from officer body cameras as well as the Triple S Food Mart surveillance cameras, the latter which they seized without a warrant. Yet it took only a day for ...
Dallas Police Accuse Innocent Man of Being Suspect in Sniper Shooting, Tweeting his Photo to Thousands of People (Updated)

Dallas Police Accuse Innocent Man of Being Suspect in Sniper Shooting, Tweeting his Photo to Thousands of People (Updated)

Mark Hughes is either the unluckiest man in the world or the luckiest, depending on how you look at it. Unlucky in that we was singled out by the Dallas Police Association as a suspect in Thursday night's sniper shootings that so far has left five police officers dead and seven wounde ...
Slain Houston Deputy’s Mistress had Affair with Additional Two, Possibly Three Deputies (Updated)

Slain Houston Deputy’s Mistress had Affair with Additional Two, Possibly Three Deputies (Updated)

UPDATE: The name of the mistress is Laura Rezk, according to Courthouse News Service. Her name has also been circulated around the internet since September when prosecutors filed a Brady Disclosure, identifying her as Laura Rezk. Perhaps at the time, considering the circumstances of t ...
Texas Homicide Investigator Fired for Having Sex with Mistress of Slain Deputy who Witnessed his Murder

Texas Homicide Investigator Fired for Having Sex with Mistress of Slain Deputy who Witnessed his Murder

A Texas homicide investigator was fired for admitting sexual relations with a key witness in the murder of Harris County sheriff's deputy Darren Goforth, the Houston-area cop shot 15 times while fueling his patrol cruiser in August. That key witness was also Goforth's lover, admitting ...
Texas Sheriff and DA Blame Black Lives Matter Movement for Death of Deputy

Texas Sheriff and DA Blame Black Lives Matter Movement for Death of Deputy

The month of August has been a tough one for police departments across the country as five officers lost their lives in the line of duty due to gunfire, according to the Officer Down website. These shooting deaths have sent Harris County District Attorney Devon Anderson and Sheriff Ro ...
San Francisco Bay Area Transit Cop Lost Her Officer Husband to Friendly Fire, Sues BART Police

San Francisco Bay Area Transit Cop Lost Her Officer Husband to Friendly Fire, Sues BART Police

San Francisco's Bay Area Rapid Transit Police Sergeant Tom Smith Jr., 42, was shot and killed by friendly fire, while leading a raid on a suspect's home in Dublin, California, a city about 25 miles from Oakland in January 2014. On Friday, Smith's wife, who is also a BART officer, file ...