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Deputy Sheriff Carl Howell

Details:Deputy Sheriff Carl HowellCarson City Sheriff’s OfficeEnd of Watch: Saturday, August 15, 2015Biographical Information:Age: 35Tour of Duty: 9 yearsBadge Number: 5466  Incident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Saturday, August 15, 2015Weapon Used: GunSuspect Info: Killed on scene.   Deputy Sheriff Carl Howell was shot and killed upon arriving at a domestic battery call in Carson City at approximately 2:20 am.The first deputies […]

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Deputy Sheriff Denny Lawrence

Details:Deputy Sheriff Denny LawrenceElko County Sheriff’s OfficeEnd of Watch: January 17, 2012Biographical Information:Age: 77Tour of Duty: 26 yearsBadge Number: 228Incident Details:Cause of Death: GunshotDate of Incident: June 26, 1982Weapon Used: GunSuspect Info: Shot and killed on scene      On 26 June 1982, Deputy Sheriff Denny Lawrence responded to a minor traffic accident on US 93 south of Jackpot, Nevada. At the accident […]

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Correctional Officer Tracy Hardin

Details:Correctional Officer Tracy HardinNevada Department of CorrectionsEnd of Watch: Friday, January 20, 2012Biographical Information:Age: 55Tour of Duty: 5 years, 6 monthsBadge Number: 36787Incident Details:Cause of Death: Heart attackDate of Incident: December 23, 2011Weapon Used: PersonSuspect Info: Charges pending   Correctional Officer Tracy Hardin died from what is believed to be an injury suffered whilestruggling with an inmate […]

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Correctional Officer Daniel James Leach

Details:Correctional Officer Daniel James LeachLas Vegas Metropolitan Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Saturday, November 21, 2009Biographical Information:Age: 49Tour of Duty: 25 yearsBadge Number: 2761  Incident Details:Cause of Death: Automobile accidentDate of Incident: Saturday, November 21, 2009Weapon Used: N/ASuspect Info: N/A      Correctional Officer Daniel Leach was killed in an automobile accident on U.S. 95, near Searchlight, at approximately 5:45 am. He was driving a […]

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Trooper Kara M. Kelly Borgognone

Details:Trooper Kara M. Kelly BorgognoneNevada Highway PatrolEnd of Watch: Thursday, February 28, 2008Biographical Information:Age: 33Tour of Duty: 10 yearsBadge Number: 727  Incident Details:Cause of Death: Automobile accidentDate of Incident: Monday, February 25, 1008Weapon Used: N/ASuspect Info: N/A      Trooper Kara Kelly-Borgognone succumbed to injuries sustained four days earlier while responding to a call involving a possible bomb at a local gas station […]

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Police Officer Keith Tadashi Hashimoto

Details:Police Officer Keith Tadashi HashimotoReno Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Friday, March 29, 1996Biographical Information:Age: 36Tour of Duty: 7 yearsBadge Number: Unknown Incident Details:Cause of Death: Training accidentDate of Incident: Friday, March 29, 1996Weapon Used: N/ASuspect Info: N/A      Officer Keith Hashimoto was killed during a training accident at Fallon Naval Air Station. Officer Hashimoto and other members of the department were conducting […]

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Police Officer Larry Don Johnson

Details:Police Officer Larry Don JohnsonSparks Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Monday, May 22, 1995Biographical Information:Age: 44Tour of Duty: 11 yearsBadge Number: Unknown Incident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Monday, May 22, 1995Weapon Used: Gun, unknown typeSuspect Info: Shot and killed      Officer Johnson was shot and killed while chasing a man who had attempted to rob a bar. The suspect […]

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Deputy Sheriff Gary Lee Johnson

Details:Deputy Sheriff Gary Lee JohnsonEsmeralda County Sheriff’s OfficeEnd of Watch: Friday, December 2, 1988Biographical Information:Age: 44Tour of Duty: 9 monthsBadge Number: ES-7 Incident Details:Cause of Death: Automobile accidentDate of Incident: Friday, December 2, 1988Weapon Used: N/ASuspect Info: Unknown    Deputy Gary Johnson was killed in a single-vehicle accident while on patrol near Silver Peak. His patrol vehicle rolled over several times. Deputy […]

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Police Officer Marc Alan Kahre

Details:Police Officer Marc Alan KahreLas Vegas Metropolitan Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Tuesday, October 11, 1988Biographical Information:Age: 34Tour of Duty: 15 yearsBadge Number: Unknown Incident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Tuesday, October 11, 1988Weapon Used: Gun, unknown typeSuspect Info: Committed suicide    Officer Kahre was shot and killed while following a shooting suspect. While on patrol Officer Kahre spotted the suspect and […]

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Detective James Duane Hoff

Details:Detective James Duane HoffReno Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Monday, June 25, 1979Biographical Information:Age: 33Tour of Duty: 7 yearsBadge Number: Unknown Incident Details:Cause of Death: StabbedDate of Incident: Monday, June 25, 1979Weapon Used: Edged weapon, knifeSuspect Info: Sentenced to death    Patrolman Hoff was stabbed to death after being abducted during an undercover narcotics transaction. Although the operation was under surveillance […]

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Correctional Officer James Walter Harbin II

Details:Correctional Officer James Walter Harbin IILas Vegas Metropolitan Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Sunday, March 18, 1979Biographical Information:Age: 22Tour of Duty: 1 month, 1 weekBadge Number: Unknown Incident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Sunday, March 18, 1979Weapon Used: Gun, unknown typeSuspect Info: Apprehended   Correctional Officer Harbin was shot and killed while on his way to work when he interrupted a robbery at […]

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Officer Craig Alan Love

Details:Officer Craig Alan LoveCaliente Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Friday, March 4, 1977Biographical Information:Age: 26Tour of Duty: UnknownBadge Number: Unknown Incident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Friday, March 4, 1977Weapon Used: Gun, unknown typeSuspect 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 […]

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Trooper Gary Gifford

Details:Trooper Gary GiffordNevada Highway PatrolEnd of Watch: Tuesday, October 14, 1975Biographical Information:Age: UnknownTour of Duty: 6 yearsBadge Number: Unknown Incident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Tuesday, October 14, 1975Weapon Used: Gun, unknown typeSuspect Info: Died in prison   Trooper Gifford was shot and killed after making a traffic stop of a bank robbery suspect on US 50 at Cave Rock, Nevada. […]

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Agent Ronald Ernerst Haskell

Details:Agent Ronald Ernerst HaskellNevada Division of Investigation and NarcoticsEnd of Watch: Saturday, January 4, 1975Biographical Information:Age: 45Tour of Duty: 8 yearsBadge Number: Unknown Incident Details:Cause of Death: AssaultDate of Incident: Monday, December 1, 1969Weapon Used: PersonSuspect Info: Unknown   Agent Ronald Haskell succumbed to injuries sustained six years earlier when he was severely beaten while on an undercover assignment.  He was questioning an […]

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Deputy Sheriff George A. Hart

Details:Deputy Sheriff George A. HartClark County Sheriff’s OfficeEnd of Watch: Tuesday, November 12, 1957Biographical Information:Age: 40Tour of Duty: 1 year, 3 monthsBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: AssaultDate of Incident: Tuesday, October 25, 1957Weapon Used: PersonSuspect Info: Acquitted  Deputy Hart succumbed to injuries received when he was struck in the stomach by a prisoner while booking the man into […]

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Deputy Sheriff Winnie Austin Hansen

Details:Deputy Sheriff Winnie Austin HansenClark County Sheriff’s OfficeEnd of Watch: Tuesday, December 26, 1950Biographical Information:Age: 56Tour of Duty: UnknownBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: Struck by vehicleDate of Incident: Tuesday, December 26, 1950Weapon Used: N/ASuspect Info: Unknown  Deputy Hansen was struck and killed by a vehicle while checking on a disabled vehicle. He was standing at the […]

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Deputy Sheriff Hugh James Gallagher Sr.

Details:Deputy Sheriff Hugh James Gallagher Sr.Storey County Sheriff’s OfficeEnd of Watch: Friday, April 30, 1948Biographical Information:Age: 67Tour of Duty: 1 yearBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: Heart attackDate of Incident: Friday, April 30, 1948Weapon Used: N/ASuspect Info: Unknown  Deputy Hugh Gallagher suffered a fatal heart attack while responding to a on foot to a prowler call three blocks from […]

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Detective Sergeant Allen A. Glass

Details:Detective Sergeant Allen A. GlassReno Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Saturday, November 8, 1947Biographical Information:Age: 36Tour of Duty: 3 yearsBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Saturday, November 8, 1947Weapon Used: Handgun, .38 caliberSuspect Info: Executed in 1949  Sergeant Glass and Captain LeRoy Geach were shot and killed while attempting to question a burglary suspect in a […]

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Detective Captain LeRoy Joseph Geach

Details:Detective Captain LeRoy Joseph GeachReno Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Saturday, November 8, 1947Biographical Information:Age: 56Tour of Duty: 12 yearsBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Saturday, November 8, 1947Weapon Used: Handgun, .38 caliberSuspect Info: Executed in 1949  Captain Geach and Sergeant Allen Glass were shot and killed while attempting to question a burglary suspect in a hotel […]

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Deputy Sheriff Jacob Earl Griffith

Details:Deputy Sheriff Jacob Earl GriffithWashoe County Sheriff’s OfficeEnd of Watch: Thursday, May 1, 1947Biographical Information:Age: UnknownTour of Duty: UnknownBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Thursday, May 1, 1947Location: CaliforniaWeapon Used: Gun, unknown typeSuspect Info: Sentenced to life  Washoe County Deputy Sheriff Griffith was shot and killed when he and his partner stopped to investigate a […]

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