Category Archives: Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department

Police Officer Igor Soldo

Details:Police Officer Igor SoldoLas Vegas Metropolitan Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Sunday, June 8, 2014Biographical Information:Age: 31Tour of Duty: 8 years, 2 monthsBadge Number: 9153  Incident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Sunday, June 8, 2014Weapon Used: Gun, unknown typeSuspect Info: 1 shot and killed, 1 committed suicide      Police Officers Igor Soldo and Alyn Beck were shot and killed from ambush while […]

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Police Officer Alyn R. Beck

Details:Police Officer Alyn R. BeckLas Vegas Metropolitan Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Sunday, June 8, 2014Biographical Information:Age: 41Tour of Duty: 13 years, 10 monthsBadge Number: Unknown  Incident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Sunday, June 8, 2014Weapon Used: Gun, unknown typeSuspect Info: 1 shot and killed, 1 committed suicide      Police Officers Alyn Beck and Igor Soldo were shot and killed from […]

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Police Officer David Lee VanBuskirk

Details:Police Officer David Lee VanBuskirkLas Vegas Metropolitan Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Monday, July 22, 2013Biographical Information:Age: 36Tour of Duty: 13 years, 9 monthsBadge Number: 6482  Incident Details:Cause of Death: FallDate of Incident: Monday, July 22, 2013Weapon Used: N/ASuspect Info: N/A      Police Officer Dave VanBuskirk died after falling during a nigh-time aerial rescue operation of a hiker on Mount Charleston.The hiker […]

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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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Police Officer Trevor Alan Nettleton

Details:Police Officer Trevor Alan NettletonLas Vegas Metropolitan Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Thursday,November 19, 2009Biographical Information:Age: 30Tour of Duty: 3 yearsBadge Number: 9633  Incident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Thursday, November 19, 2009Weapon Used: HandgunSuspect Info: Shot and wounded      Officer Trevor Nettleton was shot and killed after being confronted by several robbery suspects in his garage. He had […]

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Police Officer Milburn Wilbur Beitel III

Details:Police Officer Milburn Wilbur Beitel IIILas Vegas Metropolitan Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Thursday, October 8, 2009Biographical Information:Age: 30Tour of Duty: 5 yearsBadge Number: 8092  Incident Details:Cause of Death: Automobile accidentDate of Incident: Wednesday, October 7, 2009Weapon Used: N/ASuspect Info: N/A      Officer Millie Beitel succumbed to injuries sustained the previous day in a single vehicle accident. He and his partner were traveling through an intersection […]

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Police Officer James Manor

Details:Police Officer James ManorLas Vegas Metropolitan Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Thursday, May 7, 2009Biographical Information:Age: 28Tour of Duty: 2 yearsBadge Number: 10027  Incident Details:Cause of Death: Automobile accidentDate of Incident: May 7, 2009Weapon Used: N/ASuspect Info: N/A      Officer James Manor was killed in a collision when vehicle turned in front of his patrol car, causing a head-on collision. Officer Manor was responding to […]

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Sergeant Henry Prendes

Details:Sergeant Henry PrendesLas Vegas Metropolitan Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Wednesday, February 1, 2006Biographical Information:Age: 37Tour of Duty: 14 yearsBadge Number: 4067 Incident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Wednesday, February 1, 2006Weapon Used: Rifle, Semi-automaticSuspect Info: Shot and killed      Sergeant Henry Prendes was shot and killed after responding to a domestic violence call.  Sergeant Prendes approached the door of […]

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Police Officer II Russell Lee Peterson Jr.

Details:Police Officer II Russell Lee Peterson Jr.Las Vegas Metropolitan Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Tuesday, March 24, 1998Biographical Information:Age: 40Tour of Duty: 8 yearsBadge Number: 3879 Incident Details:Cause of Death: Weather/natural disasterDate of Incident: Tuesday, March 24, 1998Weapon Used: N/ASuspect Info: N/A      Officer Peterson was killed while participating in a training exercise for the police department’s Search and Rescue Team. Officer Peterson and another […]

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Police Officer Donald Charles Weese

Details:Police Officer Donald Charles WeeseLas Vegas Metropolitan Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Friday, October 23, 1992Biographical Information:Age: 25Tour of Duty: 2 yearsBadge Number: Unknown Incident Details:Cause of Death: Automobile accidentDate of Incident: Friday, October 23, 1992Weapon Used: N/ASuspect Info: Unknown     Officer Weese was killed while responding to a call of an officer being under fire. Officer Weese was responding in code along with […]

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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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Police Officer Clark Anthony Woolridge

Details:Police Officer Clark Anthony WoolridgeLas Vegas Metropolitan Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Sunday, August 12, 1979Biographical Information:Age: 22Tour of Duty: 1 yearBadge Number: Unknown Incident Details:Cause of Death: Automobile accidentDate of Incident: Friday, August 10, 1979Weapon Used: N/ASuspect Info: Unknown    Officer Clark Wooldridge was killed in an automobile accident while responding to a report of a fight caused by a traffic crash. During […]

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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 James Richard Rogan

Details:Officer James Richard RoganLas Vegas Metropolitan Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: Wednesday, February 22, 1978Biographical Information:Age: 41Tour of Duty: 8 yearsBadge Number: Unknown Incident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Wednesday, February 22, 1978Weapon Used: HandgunSuspect Info: Shot and killed   Officer Rogan was shot and killed by a suspect while making a traffic stop on Paradise Road. During the stop the suspect suddenly shot […]

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