Friday’s Heroes: Remembering The Fallen

Friday's Heroes - Remembering the fallen officers


Deputy Sheriff Sarah Irene Haylett-Jones, 27

Monroe County, Indiana Sheriffs Office


Deputy Jones passed away on October 19, 2008. She’d been directing traffic at an accident scene on October 17, 2008, when a car operated by a teenage driver struck her, causing her fatal injuries. Sarah is survived by her husband, two brothers, and her parents and grandparents. Deputy Jones had been with the sheriffs office for only 8 months.

Officer David Tome, 31

Northern York County Pennsylvania Regional Police Department


Officer Tome was struck and killed on October 21, 2008, while he was working an accident scene. The driver of an SUV had bypassed all warning devices blocking the right lane where Officer Tome was conducting his investigation. The officer was killed instantly. Officer Tome is survived by his wife and two children.

Officer Richard Bremer, 39

Fredrick City Maryland Police Deaptment


Officer Bremer was killed on October 22, 2008, when he was involved in a traffic accident during the pursuit of a wanted suspect. Officer Bremer leaves behind a wife and three children.

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