Detective Sandra Joyce Bullock, 59
Bushnell Florida Police Department
On Tuesday, August 5, 2008, Detective Bullock was killed when her police vehicle was struck head-on by a motorist who pulled into her lane while attempting to pass another car.
Deputy Sheriff Dennis Compton, 39
Colleton County South Carolina Sheriffs Office
On August 6, 2008, Deputy Compton was shot and killed by a suspect who still remains at large.
Deputy Compton leaves behind a wife an four children. He had faithfully served his department for 16 months.
Trooper Shawn W. Snow, 47
New York State Police
Trooper Snow was electrocuted while assisting with a tire change on a fire truck. The truck’s ladder contacted power lines while the two men worked on the tire . Trooper Snow and the driver were both killed instantly.
Trooper Snow was a 19 year veteran. He is survived by his wife and children.