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.

Police Chief Steven Fleming, 44

Gainesville Texas Police Department

November 1, 2013 – Chief Steven Fleming died as a result of injuries he received when he fell from a ladder in the evidence building. He leaves behind his wife and daughter.

Reserve Officer Robert Libke, 41

Oregon City Oregon Police Department

November 4, 2013 – Officer Robert Libke died as a result of a gunshot wound received after responding to a house fire. Upon arrival, he was confronted by an armed suspect who opened fire, striking Officer Libke in the head. The 88-year-old shooter then committed suicide.

Officer Libke leaves behind his expectant wife.