Monthly Archives: December 2004

Officer Down

Police Officer Cristy Tindall of the Peoria, Illinois Police Department on December 30th as the result of a vehicle accident while responding to a call to assist another police officer. To view Officer Tindall’s memorial page, click here.

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Officer Down

Patrol Officer Chris Ruse of the Pendergrass, Georgia Police Department was shot and killed following a vehicle pursuit on December 29th. Officer Ruse, 47, is survived by his wife and three young children. To view Officer Ruse’s memorial page, click … Continue reading

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Start Off The New Year Right!

Tomorrow is New Year’s Eve. If you will be out celebrating, please do so safely and responsibly, respecting others’ property and privacy. If you will be driving, be aware of the heightened possibility of impaired drivers. Our officers will be … Continue reading

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Prepare for Weather

The past couple days on my way to the office, I’ve noticed a number of cars going down the street without the windows cleared of frost/ice. When stopped, the main reason for not clearing off the vehicle glass was the … Continue reading

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Officer Down

Border Patrol Agent George Debates of the United States Department of Homeland Security – Customs and Border Protection was killed in a single vehicle accident on Federal Route 21 while patrolling a border area on the Tohono O’odham Nation in … Continue reading

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Officer Down

Deputy Robert Hedman of the Otero County Sheriff’s Department, Otero County, New Mexico was shot and killed on December 18th after responding to a call of a domestic dispute. Deputy Hedman was 53 years old he is survived by his … Continue reading

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When What Freezes Over????

You never now what will freeze over next. My sister and her husband who live in the southern part of South Texas sent me the photo below. Yep, about five inches of snow. The only other amazing thing is how … Continue reading

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Best Wishes

I’d like to take this time to wish all of you the best during this holiday season. Please keep those who are serving in our military and support services all over the world in your thoughts and prayers.

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Holiday Travel

I was reminded of something that I’ve managed to avoid for a number of years. That “something” was traveling by plane during Christmas week. Leaving Orlando, I realized an awful lot of residents there must really care about their families … Continue reading

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Lifelong Learning

It’s been a busy week. I mentioned earlier this week that I took some vacation time off to attend a training opportunity. I’ve spent this past week as a guest of the Orange County Sheriff’s Office in Orlando, Florida. OCSO … Continue reading

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