Tom Savoca

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Master Sergeant Daniel Hinton

Master Sergeant Daniel B. Hinton / Florida Highway Patrol, Florida End of Watch Tuesday, February 19, 2019 Master Sergeant Daniel Hinton suffered a fatal heart attack while participating in a defensive tactics training exercise at the Fort Myers FHP Station. He was transported to the Gulf Coast Medical Center where he passed away a short …

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Deputy Sheriff Benjamin Zirbel

Clay County Sheriff’s Office Motorcycle Accident on Sunday August 19, 2018 Passed Away Wednesday August 22, 2018 Deputy Zirbel was riding his department motorcycle when another vehicle fail to yield the right of way and turned left in front of Deputy Zirbel, giving him no chance to take any action to avoid the accident. Our …

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“Loach An Phobal for 2019”

2019 “Loach An Phobal” is Hollywood Police Officer Alex Del Rio / EOW: November 22, 2008   Police Officer Alex Del Rio was killed in an automobile accident while attempting to stop a speeding motorist.The officer observed a motorist speeding eastbound on Sheridan Street. Officer Del Rio followed the car, and then had to take …

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Norman Lewis Orange County SO

Deputy First Class Norman Lewis Orange County Sheriff’s Office, Florida End of Watch: Monday, January 9, 2017 As DFC Lewis was travelling southbound on Pine Hills Road a vehicle driving from the opposite direction, turned left into DFC. Lewis’ path of travel causing a collision.  DFC Lewis was transported to the trauma unit, but sadly succumbed …

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K-9 Forest Volusia County SO

K-9 Forest was honored today by the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office after he was shot and killed on November 22 while pursuing an armed robbery suspect in Deltona, FL. Donations to a memorial fund established in honor of Forest can be made at any TD Bank location in Volusia County, or by mailing a check payable …

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Special Agent Rickey O’Donald

Special Agent Rickey O’Donald United States Department of Justice – Federal Bureau of Investigation, U.S. Government End of Watch: Friday, February 17, 2017 Age: 54 Tour: 29 years Cause: Heart attack Special Agent Rickey O’Donald suffered a fatal heart attack immediately following the FBI’s annual mandatory fitness assessment at the Miami Field Office. After completing …

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Orlando Police Master Sgt. Debra Clayton

Orlando Police Master Sgt. Debra Clayton

Master Sergeant Debra Clayton Orlando Police Department, Florida End of Watch: Monday, January 9, 2017 Tour: 17 years Cause: Gunfire Weapon: Gun; Unknown type Master Sergeant Debra Clayton was shot and killed when she encountered a wanted murder suspect in the parking lot of a Walmart at the intersection of Princeton Street and John Young …

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Deputy Sheriff Eric Oliver

Nassau County Sheriff’s Department Deputy Sheriff Eric Oliver Tour: 7 Years End of Watch: November 22, 2016 Cause: Motor Vehicle Accident A Nassau County Florida Deputy was killed at 7:26 am after being struck by a vehicle during a foot chase of a subject, on state hwy 200 at Chester Road just east of the …

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Officer Jorge Sanchez

Officer Jorge Sanchez

City of Miami Police Department Officer Jorge Sanchez Tour: 32 Years (Set to retire May 2018) End of Watch: Tuesday November 1, 2016 Cause: Automobile / Motorcycle accident Officer Jorge Sanchez was on his department motorcycle stopped for a red traffic signal and the intersection of SW137 Avenue and Tamiami Trail (SW Dade County) and …

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Deputy Michael Scott Williams

Deputy Michael Scott Williams

Taylor County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Sheriff Scott Williams End of Watch: Monday, October 31, 2016 Cause: Automobile accident Deputy Sheriff Scott Williams was killed in a vehicle crash near the intersection of US 98 and Beach Road at approximately 7:00 am. He suffered fatal injuries when his patrol car collided with the rear of a …

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