Officer Sean Gannon, 32
Yarmouth Massachusetts Police Department
April 12, 2018 – Officer Sean Gannon was shot and killed while he and his K-9 assisted with the search of a residence for a wanted man.
Officer Gannon located the suspect in a closet at which time the man opened fire fatally wounding Officer Gannon and wounding Nero, the police K-9.
Patrolman Kevin Crossley, 34
Whitesboro New York Police Department
April 11, 2018 – Patrolman Kevin Crossley was killed in a vehicle crash when a car traveling in the opposite direction made a sudden left turn in front of his patrol car, causing the crash.
Patrolman Crossley is survived by his parents and brother.
Officer Keith Earle, 46
Huntsville Alabama Police Department
April 9, 2018 – Officer Keith Earle succumbed to injuries sustained in a vehicle crash on March 26th. He’d remained in the hospital until passing away.