Friday’s Heroes: Remembering the Fallen
The Graveyard Shift extends our condolences to the families of the officers who sacrificed everything to keep us safe.
Officer Tom Decker, 31
Cold Spring Minnesota Police Department
November 29, 2012 – Officer Tom Decker was shot and killed during an ambush while responding to check on the welfare of a man whose family believed was suicidal. He is survived by his wife and four children.
Chief Petty Officer Terrell Horne III, 34
United States Coast Guard (Law Enforcement)
December 2, 2012 – Chief Petty Officer Terrell Horne III was killed when the boat he was commanding was intentionally rammed by drug smugglers operating a boat off the coast of Santa Cruz Island, Ca. He is survived by his expectant wife and one child.