Friday’s Heroes: Remembering The Fallen

Friday's Heroes - Remembering the fallen officers


The Graveyard Shift extends our condolences to the families of the officers who sacrificed everything to keep us safe.

Deputy Sheriff Scott Ward, 47

Baldwin County Alabama Sheriff’s Office

November 23, 2012 – Deputy Scott Ward was shot and killed after responding to a domestic disturbance call. Two other responding deputies were wounded during the gunfire.

Deputy Ward is survived by his wife.

Trooper Kyle W. Deatherage, 32

Illinois State Police

November 26, 2012 – Trooper Kyle Deatherage was struck and killed by a tractor trailer while conducting a traffic stop. He is survived by his wife, 4-year-old daughter and 10-month-old son.