Detective Michael Doty, 37
York County South Carolina Sheriff’s Office
January 17, 2018 – Detective Michael Doty was shot and killed by ambush as he responded to a domestic violence call. The shooter wounded several other officers during the incident. He also fired at and struck a police helicopter.
Deputy U.S. Marshal Christopher Hill, 45
United States Marshals Service
January 18, 2018 – Deputy U.S. Marshal Christopher Hill was shot and killed while serving a warrant on a subject for making terroristic threats. As he and other members of a fugitive task force were making the arrest, a male suspect inside the home opened fire and struck Deputy Marshal Hill and two other officers.
Deputy Marshal Hill is survived by his wife and two children.