Friday’s Heroes: Remembering The Fallen

Friday's Heroes - Remembering the fallen officers


You gave your all to protect and serve us, and for that we are eternally grateful.

Corporal Thomas Keith Slay, 53

Columbus Georgia Police Department

July 30, 2013 – Corporal Thomas Slay, along with another officer, were traveling to assist a third officer when a vehicle left its lane, striking Cpl Slay’s. The crash forced the officer’s vehicle into a utility pole. He and his passenger were transported to the hospital where Cpl Slay was pronounced dead. At the time of his death, Cpl. Shay had been assigned to a multi-jurisdictional drug task force.