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List of law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty in the United States

This is a list of U.S. law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty. Honor Roll of Heroes.
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Name Date of Death

Holger Beck, 56
Sergeant Holger Beck
New York
Date of Death
June 23, 1995
Sergeant (tour 27 years)
New York State Police, New York
Cause Bicycle accident

Sherdard Raymund Brison, 40
Police Officer Sherdard Raymund Brison
Michigan
Date of Death
March 5, 1990
Police Officer (tour 12 years)
Detroit Police Department, Michigan
Cause Gunfire
Offender Shot and killed

David Lee Braunholz
Deputy Sheriff David Lee Braunholz
Texas
Date of Death
April 9, 1990
Deputy Sheriff
Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office, Texas
Cause Automobile crash

Russell Richard Bell, 53
Deputy Sheriff Russell Richard Bell
South Carolina
Date of Death
April 17, 1990
Deputy Sheriff (tour 6 years)
Beaufort County Sheriff's Department, South Carolina
Cause Gunfire
Offender Paroled in 2006

Thomas G. Burchfield, 22
Police Officer Thomas G. Burchfield
Texas
Date of Death
May 6, 1990
Police Officer (tour 1 year)
Dallas Police Department, Texas
Cause Automobile crash

Rodney L. Bennett, 44
Police Officer Rodney L. Bennett
Michigan
Date of Death
May 28, 1990
Police Officer (tour 20 years)
Detroit Police Department, Michigan
Cause Motorcycle crash

Steven Paul Bolyard, 37
Investigator Steven Paul Bolyard
Florida
Date of Death
June 18, 1990
Investigator (tour 14 years)
Florida State Attorney's Office - 1st Judicial Circuit, Florida
Cause Gunfire
Offender Sentenced to life

Patrick O. Briggs, 27
Police Officer Patrick O. Briggs
Arizona
Date of Death
June 20, 1990
Police Officer (tour 7 years)
Phoenix Police Department, Arizona
Cause Vehicle pursuit
Offender Not available

Michael W. Burson, Sr., 42
Police Officer Michael W. Burson, Sr.
Florida
Date of Death
June 23, 1990
Police Officer (tour 18 years)
Orlando Police Department, Florida
Cause Motorcycle crash

John Lawrence Bailey, 48
Special Agent John Lawrence Bailey
U.S. Government
Date of Death
June 25, 1990
Special Agent (tour 21 years)
United States Department of Justice - Federal Bureau of Investigation, U.S. Government
Cause Gunfire
Offender Not available

James Boyakin Barnett, 35
Deputy Sheriff James Boyakin Barnett
Mississippi
Date of Death
June 26, 1990
Deputy Sheriff
Simpson County Sheriff's Department, Mississippi
Cause Gunfire
Offender Not available

Kevin Weadock Barleycorn
Corporal Kevin Weadock Barleycorn
Arizona
Date of Death
August 24, 1990
Corporal (tour 5 years)
University of Arizona Police Department, Arizona
Cause Gunfire (Inadvertent)

Donald Albert Bezenah, 51
Lieutenant Donald Albert Bezenah
Michigan
Date of Death
August 31, 1990
Lieutenant
St. Clair County Sheriff's Department, Michigan
Cause Vehicular assault
Offender Not available

John M. Blaser, 36
Sergeant John M. Blaser
Arizona
Date of Death
August 31, 1990
Sergeant (tour 10 years)
Arizona Department of Public Safety, Arizona
Cause Vehicular assault
Offender Sentenced to 21 years

Paul Robert Bush, 37
Deputy Paul Robert Bush
California
Date of Death
September 13, 1990
Deputy (tour 12 years)
Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office, California
Cause Gunfire
Offender Shot and killed

Patrick Kelly Behan, 29
Deputy Patrick Kelly Behan
Florida
Date of Death
November 13, 1990
Deputy (tour 6 years)
Broward County Sheriff's Office, Florida
Cause Gunfire
Offender Conviction overturned

James Thomas Blair, 45
Sergeant James Thomas Blair
Pennsylvania
Date of Death
November 26, 1990
Sergeant (tour 20 years, 1 month)
Pittsburgh Bureau of Police, Pennsylvania
Cause Vehicular assault

Richard John Burchick, 39
Patrolman Richard John Burchick
Pennsylvania
Date of Death
February 6, 1991
Patrolman (tour 4 years, 4 months)
Erie Police Department, Pennsylvania
Cause Gunfire
Offender Convicted of murder

Daniel Robert Boyle, 21
Police Officer Daniel Robert Boyle
Pennsylvania
Date of Death
February 6, 1991
Police Officer (tour 1 year)
Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania
Cause Gunfire
Offender Sentenced to life

David E. Barnett, 33
Patrolman David E. Barnett
Arkansas
Date of Death
February 13, 1991
Patrolman
Little Rock Police Department, Arkansas
Cause Gunfire
Offender Apprehended

Daniel J. Bryer, 30
Senior Officer Specialist Daniel J. Bryer
U.S. Government
Date of Death
March 29, 1991
Senior Officer Specialist
United States Department of Justice - Federal Bureau of Prisons, U.S. Government
Cause Training accident

Wade C. Barrett, Jr., 27
Officer Wade C. Barrett, Jr.
Georgia
Date of Death
April 8, 1991
Officer (tour 4 years)
DeKalb County Police Department, Georgia
Cause Gunfire
Offender Arrested

Scotty Lee Bennett, 27
Officer Scotty Lee Bennett
Arkansas
Date of Death
April 15, 1991
Officer (tour 2 years, 6 months)
Pocahontas Police Department, Arkansas
Cause Gunfire
Offender Sentenced to life

Billy Ray Baruday, 41
Sergeant Billy Ray Baruday
Arkansas
Date of Death
April 23, 1991
Sergeant
Garland County Sheriff's Office, Arkansas
Cause Aircraft accident

Russell A. Bagshaw, 28
Trooper Russell A. Bagshaw
Connecticut
Date of Death
June 5, 1991
Trooper (tour 4 years, 6 months)
Connecticut State Police, Connecticut
Cause Gunfire
Offender Sentenced to life

Ralph C. Brooks, 41
Chief of Police Ralph C. Brooks
New Hampshire
Date of Death
June 18, 1991
Chief of Police
Antrim Police Department, New Hampshire
Cause Heart attack

Richard H. Buckner, 39
Officer Richard H. Buckner
Alabama
Date of Death
July 28, 1991
Officer (tour 5 years)
Clanton Police Department, Alabama
Cause Automobile crash

Glover Emerson Bryant, III, 45
Deputy Sheriff Glover Emerson Bryant, III
Florida
Date of Death
November 8, 1991
Deputy Sheriff
Okeechobee County Sheriff's Department, Florida
Cause Aircraft accident

Richard Allen Beck, 45
Sergeant Richard Allen Beck
Texas
Date of Death
November 17, 1991
Sergeant (tour 12 years)
Vernon Police Department, Texas
Cause Gunfire
Offender Convicted of murder

Lawrence David Bromley, 32
Senior Corporal Lawrence David Bromley
Texas
Date of Death
December 11, 1991
Senior Corporal (tour 10 years)
Dallas Police Department, Texas
Cause Gunfire (Inadvertent)

Steven Ernest Bauer, 39
Detective Sergeant Steven Ernest Bauer
Florida
Date of Death
January 3, 1992
Detective Sergeant
North Miami Police Department, Florida
Cause Gunfire
Offender Convicted

Ronald Eugene Bays, 33
Deputy Sheriff Ronald Eugene Bays
Georgia
Date of Death
January 23, 1992
Deputy Sheriff (tour 12 years)
Barrow County Sheriff's Office, Georgia
Cause Automobile crash

Steve Lynn Bennett, 40
Sheriff Steve Lynn Bennett
Kentucky
Date of Death
January 30, 1992
Sheriff
Powell County Sheriff's Department, Kentucky
Cause Gunfire
Offender Sentenced to death

Arthur Clay Briscoe, 39
Deputy Arthur Clay Briscoe
Kentucky
Date of Death
January 30, 1992
Deputy (tour 8 months)
Powell County Sheriff's Department, Kentucky
Cause Gunfire
Offender Sentenced to Death

Michael A. Browning, 23
Patrolman Michael A. Browning
Illinois
Date of Death
April 20, 1992
Patrolman (tour 5 months)
West Chicago Police Department, Illinois
Cause Vehicular assault
Offender Died in prison

Charles R. Billeck, 40
Patrolman Charles R. Billeck
Texas
Date of Death
July 10, 1992
Patrolman (tour 8 years)
Corrigan Police Department, Texas
Cause Automobile crash

Harry A. Belluomini, 58
Special Deputy Marshal Harry A. Belluomini
U.S. Government
Date of Death
July 20, 1992
Special Deputy Marshal (tour 35 years)
United States Department of Justice - United States Marshals Service, U.S. Government
Cause Gunfire
Offender Committed suicide

Thomas M. Barone, 32
Police Officer Thomas M. Barone
Pennsylvania
Date of Death
October 11, 1992
Police Officer (tour 2 years)
Norristown Borough Police Department, Pennsylvania
Cause Gunfire
Offender Died in prison

Jerry Vernon Beach, 57
Sheriff Jerry Vernon Beach
North Carolina
Date of Death
October 12, 1992
Sheriff (tour 28 years)
Martin County Sheriff's Office, North Carolina
Cause Gunfire
Offender Committed suicide

Gerald Boehlert, 44
Sergeant Gerald Boehlert
New York
Date of Death
November 20, 1992
Sergeant (tour 22 years)
Utica Police Department, New York
Cause Heart attack

Donald Gene Bookbinder, 46
Officer Donald Gene Bookbinder
Arizona
Date of Death
November 28, 1992
Officer (tour 16 years)
Surprise Police Department, Arizona
Cause Struck by train

Joseph Samuel Brumett, III, 24
Trooper Joseph Samuel Brumett, III
Utah
Date of Death
December 11, 1992
Trooper (tour 9 months)
Utah Highway Patrol, Utah
Cause Vehicular assault
Offender Convicted

Kevin Michael Burrell, 29
Officer Kevin Michael Burrell
California
Date of Death
February 23, 1993
Officer (tour 5 years)
Compton Police Department, California
Cause Gunfire
Offender Sentenced to death

Anthony B. "Bud" Burton, 29
Patrolman Anthony B.
Indiana
Date of Death
March 24, 1993
Patrolman (tour 3 years)
North Vernon Police Department, Indiana
Cause Vehicular assault
Offender Committed suicide

Bobby Farrell Beane, 40
Senior Police Officer Bobby Farrell Beane
North Carolina
Date of Death
April 23, 1993
Senior Police Officer (tour 15 years)
Winston-Salem Police Department, North Carolina
Cause Gunfire
Offender Died in prison

Bobby Steve Booth, 27
Trooper II Bobby Steve Booth
Texas
Date of Death
June 16, 1993
Trooper II (tour 6 years)
Texas Department of Public Safety - Texas Highway Patrol, Texas
Cause Gunfire
Offender Sentenced to life

Bobby Max Biggerstaff, 48
Chief Deputy Bobby Max Biggerstaff
Texas
Date of Death
June 19, 1993
Chief Deputy (tour 29 years)
Franklin County Sheriff's Department, Texas
Cause Vehicular assault
Offender Killed

William Burgos-Colon, 30
Police Officer William Burgos-Colon
Puerto Rico
Date of Death
July 26, 1993
Police Officer (tour 6 years)
Puerto Rico Police Department, Puerto Rico
Cause Aircraft accident

Jose Ramon Bonilla-Gonzalez, 54
Police Officer Jose Ramon Bonilla-Gonzalez
Puerto Rico
Date of Death
July 26, 1993
Police Officer (tour 24 years)
Puerto Rico Police Department, Puerto Rico
Cause Aircraft accident

Todd Allen Burman, 28
Trooper Todd Allen Burman
Indiana
Date of Death
July 29, 1993
Trooper (tour 2 years, 7 months)
Indiana State Police, Indiana
Cause Gunfire
Offender Died at the scene

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