Category: Fallen Officers 2019

Fallen Officers 2019

Trooper Tracy Vickers

Trooper Tracy Vickers

Trooper Tracy Vickers / Florida Highway Patrol, Florida End of Watch: Friday, September 27, 2019 Trooper Tracy Vickers was killed in a vehicle crash on Route 408, near Conway Road, at approximately 5:50 am. His patrol car struck the rear of a truck carrying construction equipment and became trapped underneath it. Trooper Vickers was a …

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Deputy Sheriff Benjamin Nimtz

Deputy Sheriff Benjamin Nimtz

Deputy Sheriff Benjamin Nimtz / Broward County Sheriff’s Office, Florida End of Watch: Sunday, July 21, 2019 Deputy Sheriff Benjamin Nimtz was killed in a vehicle crash at the intersection of South Military Trail and SW 10th Street while responding to a domestic violence call at 3:00 a.m. His patrol car collided with a pickup …

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Police Officer Steven James Brown

Police Officer Steven James Brown

Police Officer Steven James Brown / Port St. Lucie Police Department, Florida End of Watch: Wednesday, June 12, 2019 Police Officer Steven Brown suffered a fatal heart attack after completing a third day of leading the Port St. Lucie Police Athletic League’s Police Camp. He was one of the camp leaders as part of his …

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Lieutenant Joseph P. Johnson

Lieutenant Joseph P. Johnson

Lieutenant Joseph P. Johnson / Seminole Police Department, Tribal Police End of Watch: Thursday, May 30, 2019 Lieutenant Joe Johnson was killed in a vehicle crash on U.S. Highway 27, near John Stretch Memorial Park, in Palm Beach County. He was driving between two Seminole Indian Reservations at 10:20 pm when his vehicle left the …

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Police Officer Anthony Neri

Police Officer Anthony Neri

Police Officer Anthony Neri / Sanibel Police Department, Florida End of Watch: Monday, May 6, 2019 Police Officer Anthony Neri suffered a fatal heart attack while participating in his agency’s physical ability testing at the Lee County Sheriff’s Office range on Felix Romano Avenue. He collapsed while conducting an exercise as part of the testing. …

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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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