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.

Officer Jamie Buenting, 37

Rockwell City Iowa Police Department

September 13, 2013 – Officer Jamie Buenting was shot and killed during a standoff with a man who had barricaded himself inside his home. The shooter was wanted for felony domestic assault.

Officer Buenting is survived by his wife and two children.

Officer Rodney Wayne Jones, 49

Detroit Michigan Police Department

September 14, 2013 – Officer Rodney Jones was killed in a motorcycle crash during a training and skills event. He is survived by his wife and son.

Sergeant Leonard Robert Luna, Jr., 42

Hawthorne California Police Department

July 8, 2013 – Sergeant Leonard Luna, Jr. was killed when a vehicle struck his motorcycle. He is survived by his parents and brother.

Investigator Michael Dale Stockwell, 45

Orange Beach Alabama Police Department

September 13, 2013 – Investigator Michael Stockwell was killed when a car collided with his unmarked police car at an intersection.