The Graveyard Shift extends our condolences to the families of these brave officers.
Trooper I Anthony R. Fotiou, 53
New Jersey State Police
March 28, 2011 – Trooper Anthony Fotiou suffered a fatal heart attack while conducting vehicle inspections. He is survived by his mother, stepfather, and sister.
Sergeant James Timothy (Tim) Chapin, 51
Chattanooga Tennessee Police Department
April 2, 2011 – Sergeant Tim Chapin was shot and killed during a foot pursuit of a robbery suspect. He is survived by his wife and two children.
Sergeant Eric Stein, 39
Keokuk County Iowa Sheriff’s Office
April 4, 2011 – Sergeant Eric Stein was shot and killed while attempting to question a suspect. He is survived by his 9-year-old daughter, sister, and father.
Trooper Jeffrey Werda, 43
Michigan State Police
April 6, 2011 – Trooper Jeffrey Werda was killed in a rollover automobile crash while responding to assist deputies involved in a vehicle pursuit.