Category Officer Down

Fundraiser for Fallen / Injured Phoenix Police Officers March 6th

badge_shroud120x120-1024x1024On Monday March 3, 2014, at approximately 1500 hrs., Phoenix Police FAID Detectives John Hobbs and his partner were engaged in a gunfight in the vicinity of 43rd Avenue and Bethany Home Rd.  while attempting to apprehend a violent felony suspect.  Both sustained serious injuries and were evacuated to St. Josephs hospital and medical center.  Det. Hobbs ultimately succumbed to his injuries.  Det. Hobbs’ partner, whose name is not being released at the family’s request,  underwent surgery and is currently recovering from his injuries.

PLEA will be hosting a benefit fundraiser BBQ at the PLEA office located at 1102 W. Adams St. on Thursday March 6, 2014.  Lunch will be served between the hours of 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM and dinner will be served between the hours of 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM...

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Officer Tim Huffman

http://www.odmp.org/officer/21782-officer-tim-huffman#ixzz2

Officer Tim Huffman
Arizona Department of Public Safety, Arizona
EOW: Monday, May 6, 2013

Bio & Incident Details
Age: 47
Tour: 14 years
Badge # 5430
Military veteran
Cause: Automobile accident
Incident Date: Monday, May 6, 2013
Weapon: Automobile; Commercial
Suspect: Not available
Officer Tim Huffman was killed when his patrol car was struck by a tractor-trailer on I-8 near Dateland, Arizona, at approximately 5:00 pm.

He and other officers were attempting to shutdown a lane of traffic while investigating an earlier accident. Officer Huffman was sitting in his patrol car writing a report as another officer attempted to shut down a lane of traffic to clear a lane for fire department vehicles...

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Detective Christopher Simpson

Detective Christopher Simpson
Chesterfield Police Department, Missouri
End of Watch: Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Age: 56
Tour: 35 years
Badge # 133
Cause: Heart attack
Incident Date: 2/12/2013
Weapon: Not available
Suspect: Not available

http://www.odmp.org/officer/21674-detective-christopher-simpson#ixzz2KyrRNn7V

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Detective Jeremiah MacKay

Detective Jeremiah MacKay
San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, California
End of Watch: Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Age: 35
Tour: 15 years
Badge # Not available
Cause: Gunfire
Incident Date: 2/12/2013
Weapon: Gun; Unknown type
Suspect: Believed to be deceased

http://www.odmp.org/officer/21673-detective-jeremiah-mackay#ixzz2Kyr9yUen

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