Monthly Archives: May 2006

New Weblog for West Coast Chief

Caroline Lowe, who is with WCCO TV posted a weblog entry a couple days ago about Los Angeles Police Chief William Bratton starting his own weblog. It appears that Chief Bratton is designing his weblog along similar lines used by … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Observance In Northfield

Here is a view of some of the activities at the Memorial Day service at the newly dedicated Veterans Park here in Northfield. I was an excellent service and it was nice to see so many people turn out to … Continue reading

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Memorial Day

It was an old postcard stuffed in the back of one of my drawers in the bedroom. You know the kind of drawer I’m talking about…where all the stuff goes you don’t know where else to put it? My mom … Continue reading

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Officer Memorial

Corporal Jason Makowski, 31, of the Dearborn Heights, MI, Police Department was shot and killed after responding to a call involving a man walking around with a gun and arguing with garbage workers on May 24th. He died on May … Continue reading

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Officer Memorial

Police Officer Seneca Darden, 25, of the Norfolk, VA Police Department was accidentally shot and killed by another officer after responding to the scene of a shooting on May 21st. Officer Seneca served his department for 4 years. He is … Continue reading

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Officer Memorial

Police Officer Anthony A. Byrd, 31, of the Baltimore City Police Department was killed on May 19th in an automobile accident. Officer Byrd had served his department for 11 years and is survived by his wife and two young daughters.

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Injured Officer Succumbs

A few postings back, I talked about officers who were ambushed by a person driving a hijacked vehicle. The second officer has died as a result of his injuries. CNN has a recent posting about the incident. Take a moment … Continue reading

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Officer Memorial

Master Police Officer Michael E. Garbarino, 53, of the Fairfax County, Virginia Police Department died of wounds suffered on Monday May 18th. He was injured when a suspect opened fire on him and other officers with an AK-47. Officer Garbarino … Continue reading

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Officer Memorial Remembrance

Despite the construction, we will hold our officer memorial remembrance at the Northfield Safety Center on this Thursday at 4:30 p.m. You can still gain access to the Safety Center by 5th Street from Water Street. We would encourage you … Continue reading

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Officer Memorial

Sergeant Rodney Todd Miller, 40, of the Illinois State Police was killed in an automobile accident Friday, May 12th. Sergeant Miller had served his agency for 16 years. He is survived by his wife, two sons, parents, and a sister.

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