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Corrections Officer Rhonda Jean Russell>

November 17, 2021

Corrections Officer Rhonda Jean Russell

Corrections Officer Rhonda Russell was shot and killed after a struggle for her firearm at the holding area of the Central Court building at 615 Fourth Street in Altoona. A male inmate attacked and disarmed Officer Russell while waiting for […]

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Police Officer Michael D. Chandler>

November 13, 2021

Police Officer Michael D. Chandler

Police Officer Michael Chandler was shot and killed while performing a welfare check at a vacant home in the 2500 block of Orr Street. Officer Chandler was flagged down by a citizen at about 4:00 am who asked him to […]

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Detective Michael J. Dion>

November 10, 2021

Detective Michael J. Dion

Detective Michael Dion suffered a fatal heart attack while on traffic assignment at 60 Fuller Road in Chicopee. He had moved several large barricades as part of the road closure assignment when he collapsed. He was transported to the hospital, […]

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Police Officer Paramhans Desai>

November 8, 2021

Police Officer Paramhans Desai

Police Officer Paramhans Desai was shot and killed while responding to a domestic violence call near the intersection of Keys Ferry Road and Floresta Drive, in McDonough, at about 6:00 pm. The subject who shot him fled the area and […]

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Deputy Sheriff Lena Nicole Marshall>

November 8, 2021

Deputy Sheriff Lena Nicole Marshall

Deputy Sheriff Lena Marshall succumbed to gunshot wounds sustained three days earlier while responding to a domestic disturbance call at 6416 Highway 124 in Hoschton. As she and another deputy contacted someone in the home a woman opened fire on […]

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Senior Patrolman Sherman Otto Benys, Jr.>

November 4, 2021

Senior Patrolman Sherman Otto Benys, Jr.

Senior Patrolman Sherman Benys succumbed to gunshot wounds sustained three days earlier while responding to a domestic dispute on the 300 block of South Wanda in Kingsville. When Patrolman Benys and another officer arrived at the scene the male subject […]

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Staff Sergeant Jesse Sherrill>

October 28, 2021

Staff Sergeant Jesse Sherrill

Staff Sergeant Jesse Sherrill was killed in a vehicle crash on I-95 in Portsmouth at about 12:30 am. He was providing police assistance to a work crew that was installing rumble strips on the shoulder of I-95 when his patrol […]

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Sergeant Richard A. McMahan>

October 27, 2021

Sergeant Richard A. McMahan

Sergeant Rick McMahan suffered a fatal heart attack while running on a treadmill in the department gym at 510 E 10th Street. He was participating in the department’s wellness program in preparation for his annual physical fitness test. Sergeant McMahan […]

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Police Officer Tyler Timmins>

October 26, 2021

Police Officer Tyler Timmins

Police Officer Tyler Timmins was shot and killed while investigating a stolen vehicle in the parking lot of a Speedway gas station at the intersection of Illinois 111 and Chains of Rocks Road at about 8:00 am. He was approaching […]

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Police Officer Stephen Evans>

October 25, 2021

Police Officer Stephen Evans

Police Officer Stephen Evans was killed in a vehicle crash in the 5000 block of U.S. Highway 77 at about 5:00 pm. He was attempting to make a U-turn when his patrol car was struck by an oncoming vehicle. Officer […]

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Police Officer Stephen Evans>

October 25, 2021

Police Officer Stephen Evans

Police Officer Stephen Evans was killed in a vehicle crash in the 5000 block of U.S. Highway 77 at about 5:00 pm. He was attempting to make a U-turn when his patrol car was struck by an oncoming vehicle. Officer […]

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Trooper Ted L. Benda>

October 20, 2021

Trooper Ted L. Benda

Trooper Ted Benda succumbed to injuries sustained six days earlier when he was involved in a single-vehicle crash. He was responding to assist deputies from the Clayton County Sheriff’s Office with a wanted subject at about 11:30 pm when his […]

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