IMPD Officer Perry Renn Killed During Gunfight, Suspect Major Davis Jr. Critical

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IMPD Officer Perry Renn Killed During Gunfight, Suspect Major Davis Jr. Critical (Credit: IMPD)

Indianapolis Patrolman Perry Renn was shot and killed during a shoot-out in an Eastside alley Saturday night. Renn, a 21-year veteran of the force was the second Indianapolis police officer killed in the line of duty in less than a year.

Police say Patrolman Perry Renn and two other officers responded to a report of shots fired at 34th Street and Forest Manor Avenue shortly after 9 p.m. The officers encountered Major Davis Jr., 25, brandishing an assault rifle. A shoot-out ensued and Patrolman Renn was shot. The suspect was struck and is listed in critical condition.

 

Griffin Police Officer Kevin Jordan Shot and Killed Outside Waffle House

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Griffin Police Officer Kevin Jordan Shot and Killed Outside Waffle House (Photo credit: CBS Atlanta screengrab)

FALLEN POLICE OFFICER: Griffin Police Officer Kevin Jordan was shot and killed early Saturday morning at a Waffle House restaurant.

Ex-Marine Kevin Jordan, 43, was working overnight as a security guard at the restaurant when three people walked into the restaurant causing a scene. Jordan escorted them outside into the parking lot and Chantell Mixon started fighting the officer. He tried to arrest her.

Michael Bowman, 30, of Griffin, shot Officer Jordan multiple times in the back as he handcuffed Nixon on the ground.

Officer Jordan’s brother, Raymond Jordan, who was visiting him at the restaurant, had a permit to carry a gun, and fired back at Michael Bowman, who has been hospitalized as a result of being shot.

Michael Bowman and Chantell Mixon were charged with Officer Jordan’s murder, while a third suspect, Tyler Taylor, 23, was charged with disorderly conduct.

Two other suspects are in police custody. Officer Kevin Jordan served on the force for four years.

 Griffin Police Officer Kevin Jordan Shot and Killed Outside Waffle House

Windermere Cop Robert German Killed After Encountering ‘Suspicious’ Couple

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Windermere Cop Robert German Killed After Encountering ‘Suspicious’ Couple

Windermere Police Officer Robert German was shot and killed early Saturday after he stopped to question a couple who were later found dead of suspected suicides.

Officer German called for backup around 3;30 a.m. after encountering a man and a woman, in their early 20s, who he deemed suspicious. When officers arrived on the scene, they found the officer shot. They had to take cover after two more gunshots were fired about a block away, the Orlando Sentinel reported. Those shots are believed to have claimed the lives of the two suspects.

The bodies of the unidentified deceased couple were found on the grounds of a multimillion dollar home, dead from suspected self-inflicted gunshot wounds.

Officer Robert German, a five-year veteran of the Windermere Police Department, is survived by his parents. He graduated from Lake Mary High School, then studied at the Seminole State College police academy.

Mendocino County Sheriff’s Deputy Ricky Del Fiorentino Killed, Suspect Commits Suicide

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Mendocino County Deputy Ricky Del Fiorentino Killed, Suspect Commits Suicide

Mendocino County Sheriff Tom Allman confirms Sheriff’s Deputy Ricky Del Fiorentino killed near Fort Bragg, Calif. The suspect, who was identified as Ricardo Anthony Chaney, committed suicide.

Sheriff Allman said Deputy Ricky Del Fiorentino’s vehicle was “riddled with bullets.” He also said Chaney, an Oregon resident,  had been on a crime spree that started earlier on Wednesday in Eugene, including armed robbery, kidnapping and forcing victims into the trunk of a 2006 BMW 330.

 

BART Officer Tom Smith Killed By Fellow Officer When Gun Discharged During Home Search

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BART Officer Tom Smith Killed By Fellow Officer When Gun Discharged During Home Search

FALLEN POLICE OFFICER: Bay Area Rapid Transit police officer Tom Smith was accidentally shot and killed by another officer while they conducted a probation check and warrant service at an apartment on Dougherty Road in Dublin Tuesday afternoon.

The suspect the officers were searching for was wanted for several robberies on BART property, Officer Down Memorial Page reports. Officer Tom Smith and his colleague made a forced entry into the apartment and that’s when a round discharged, striking Smith.

Officer Tom Smith was pronounced dead after being transported to Eden Medical Center. He served with the BART Police Department for 20 years.

Officer Tom Smith is survived by his wife and a six-year-old daughter.

You will recall that it was BART police officer Johannes Mehserle who killed unarmed black man Oscar Grant III a few years ago. This was the first time a BART officer was killed in the line of duty.

Tupelo Police Officer Kevin ‘Gale’ Stauffer Killed Pursuing Bank Robbery Suspects

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Tupelo Police Officer Kevin ‘Gale’ Stauffer Killed Pursuing Bank Robbery Suspects (Photo credit: Facebook)

FALLEN POLICE OFFICER: Tupelo Police Officer Kevin ‘Gale’ Stauffer, 38, was shot and killed after responding to a robbery Monday afternoon at BancorpSouth. A 26-year-old officer is listed in critical condition.

The suspects remain at large and a $50,000 reward is being offered for information about their whereabouts. If you have any information, you are asked to call Crimestoppers at 800-773-TIPS or (662) 841-6491.

The officers reportedly confronted the suspects and a gunfight ensued, leading to Officer Stauffer being fatally shot and the other officer wounded.

Officer Kevin ‘Gale’ Stauffer served with the Tupelo Police Department for eight years, according to his Facebook profile. He previously worked as a jailer for the Lee County Sheriff’s Office and served in the Louisiana Army National Guard.

Southern Pines Police Officer Stanley L. Klingenschmidt Killed During Benefit Motorcycle Ride

Southern Pines Police Officer Stanley L. Klingenschmidt was killed in the line of duty while participating in a benefit motorcycle ride to raise money for Special Olympics-North Carolina.

Officer Stanley L. Klingenschmidt was involved in a single vehicle accident while leading a group of bike riders through Montgomery County during the Pinehurst Police Department-sponsored event Saturday morning. He was a 27-year veteran of the Southern Pines Police Department.

 

Bardstown KY Police Officer Jason Ellis Found Shot to Death on Bluegrass Parkway Exit Ramp

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Bardstown KY Police Officer Jason Ellis Found Shot to Death on Bluegrass Parkway Exit Ramp

Bardstown, KY, police officer Jason Ellis was shot and killed on an exit ramp from the Bluegrass Parkway early Saturday morning. The suspect(s) remain at large.

Police Officer Jason Ellis was en route to his home after his shift ended, when a citizen called 911 to report that an officer had been killed. When the Kentucky State Police responded to the scene, Officer Jason Ellis was found shot. It is believed that he had stopped behind another vehicle on the ramp, but he did not notify dispatchers of the stop.

Officer Jason Ellis, who is survived by his wife and two sons, served with the Bardstown Police Department for seven years.

 

Antwan Rayvon James Wanted for Murder of Stepfather Detective Joseph Newell

#BREAKING: Antwan Rayvon James is wanted for the murder of stepfather Detective Joseph Newell in Prince Georges County.

Antwan Rayvon James reportedly shot off-duty Metropolitan Police Department detective Joseph Newell in front of his home, located in the 6700 block of Green Moss Drive in Upper Marlboro, at about 8 p.m. Monday night.

Prince George’s County Police Cpl. Maria McKinney said the shooting was domestic in nature.

Detective Joseph Newell served with the MPD since 1989.

MIT Campus Police Officer Sean Collier Killed During Manhunt for Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

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MIT Campus Police Officer Sean Collier Killed During Manhunt for Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

Massachusetts Institute of Technology campus police officer Sean Collier was shot and killed early Friday morning by Boston Marathon bombing suspects Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Another officer was critically injured in a shoot-out with the brothers.

Officer Sean Collier was killed in the area of Building 32 (Stata) on the MIT campus. He was responding to a disturbance call when he was shot multiple times. He was ambushed and killed cold blood while sitting in car.

Suspects Tamerlan Tsarnaey and younger brother Dzhokhar then stole a Mercedes-Benz with the driver inside and fled the scene.

They critically wounded another officer during a shootout in Watertown.

Richard Donohue, 33, a three-year-veteran of the department, was last reported to be in surgery at Mount Auburn Hospital in Cambridge.

Tamerlan was critically injured in the gunfire exchange and died at Beth Israel Hospital. Source

Officer Sean Collier’s death was disclosed by the police chief. Officer Sean Collier had served with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Police Department since January 2012 and had previously worked as a civilian employee of the Somerville Police Department, Officer Down Memorial Page reports.

BREAKING:  Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s link to third person being investigated by law enforcement.