Friday’s Heroes: Remembering The Fallen
You gave your all to protect and serve us, and for that we are eternally grateful.
Senior Deputy Jessica Laura Hollis, 35
Travis County Texas Sheriff’s Office
September 18, 2014 – Senior Deputy Jessica Hollis drowned when her patrol car washed away as she checked for flooded roadways. She is survived by her husband, also a police officer, and their 12-year-old son.
Officer Michael Williams, 25
New York City Police Department
September 21, 2014 – Officer Michael Williams was killed when the department passenger van in which he was riding struck a center divide. He is survived by his parents.
Officer Reinaldo Arocha, Jr., 46
Newark New Jersey Police Department
September 16, 2014 – Officer Reinaldo Arocha suffered a fatal heart attack after he and another officers had to subdue a person who was being taken into custody. Officer Arocha is survived by his wife and two sons.