Thursday, December 5, 2019

End of Watch Report November 2019

Line of Duty Death Report showing 9 line of duty deaths in November, bringing the YTD total to 111, a 28% decrease from this time last year

In November 2019, nine law enforcement officers died in the line of duty in the United States. Of the nine line of duty deaths, five were the result of gunfire and four were auto-related (two auto crashes, one vehicular assault, and one struck by vehicle). This brings the year-to-date total to 111 officers who have given their lives in the line of duty in 2019, representing a 28% decrease over the same time last year.

The Officer Down Memorial Page extends our deepest condolences to the families, friends, and agencies who lost a loved one to a line of duty death in November 2019. Please take a moment to read their memorials and remember the fallen.

Police Officer Jonathan Diaz
Lemoore Police Department (CA)

Interim Police Chief Michael Knapp
Lynden Police Department (WA)

Detective Jorge Rene DelRio
Dayton Police Department (OH)

Deputy Sheriff Makeem Brooks
Northampton County Sheriff's Office (NC)

Deputy Sheriff Stephen Reece
Cheatham County Sheriff's Office (TN)

Investigator Cecil Ridley
Richmond County Sheriff's Office (GA)

Police Officer Rasheen McClain
Detroit Police Department (MI)

Sheriff John "Big John" Williams, Sr.
Lowndes County Sheriff's Office (AL)

Master-at-Arms Oscar J. Temores
U.S. Navy Security Forces (U.S. Gov't)