Officer Craig Alan Love
Caliente Police Department
End of Watch: Friday, March 4, 1977
Tour of Duty: Unknown
Badge Number: Unknown
Cause of Death: Gunfire
Date of Incident: Friday, March 4, 1977
Weapon Used: Gun, unknown type
Suspect Info: Unknown
Officer Love was shot and killed in the police station at 1600 hours following an arrest. He was reviewing statutes related to the case when two brothers came into the station and shot him. Officer Love was able to return fire and wounded one of the suspects. Both suspects were apprehended.
Officer Love was survived by his child.