Officer Kenneth Santucci, 33
Belleville New Jersey Police Department
Officer Santucci was killed on September 6, 2008 when his patrol car was hit by another vehicle that had run a stop sign. He leaves behind a wife and two children.
Deputy Sheriff Marty M. Martin, 35
Franklin County Ohio Sheriffs Department
Deputy Martin was killed in an automobile accident on September 6, 2008 during an undercover operation.
He leaves behind a wife and one child.
Sergeant Paul Starzyk, 47
Martinez California Police Department
Sergeant Starzyk was shot and killed on September 6, 2008 while responding to a shots fired complaint at a hair salon. He leaves behind a wife and three children.
Trooper Andrew Stocks, 43
North Carolina Highway Patrol
Trooper Stocks was killed on September 9, 2008 when a garbage truck collided with his patrol car. He leaves behind a wife and one child.
Sergeant Dario Apante
New Haven Connecticut Police Department
Sergeant Apante was killed in an automobile accident on September 10, 2008. He was responding to a domestic complaint when his patrol car collided with another police vehicle.
Officer Grant Jansen, 42
St. Charles Missouri Police Department
Officer Jansen was killed in an automobile accident on September 10, 2008. He leaves behind a wife, a son, and a daughter.
Officer Isabel Nazario, 40
Philadelphia Pennsylvania Police Department
On September 5, 2008, Officer Nazario’s vehicle was struck by a drunk driver who was involved in a pursuit with marked police units. Officer Nazario was killed instantly. She leaves behind a daughter, her fiancee, her mother, and a sister.