Author: Ann Bumbak
Title: Officer Down 2014 Lessons Learned from Line of Duty Deaths
Print Length: 336
Language: English, Francais, Italiano, Espanol, Deutsch
Format: PDF, ePub, mobi, azw, kf8, txt, ibook, Kindle
The third book in a series by the most prolific author on the subject of line-of-duty deaths. Officer Down 2014 examines the fatal encounters of twenty-nine police officers who made the ultimate sacrifice. Travel alongside them as they confront their murderers. Find out what these fallen heroes experienced. Read the true and selfless tales of valor, duty and honor, including: Master Trooper Junius Walker, gunned down when he stopped to help a stranded motorist, Sergeant Gary Morales, shot to death during a traffic stop by a suspect who was high on drugs, and Officer Jason Schneider, a tactical officer tragically killed during a warrant service operation. Each story is explored in depth to answer the crucial question: why were these officers killed? Written by a former police officer, each incident is examined with the greatest respect for the final moments of the men and women who shall never be forgotten. Learn the circumstances. Understand their final acts. Train to survive in their memory. This book provides a detailed examination of 29 line-of-duty deaths (LODDs) by firearms in 2013. Explore each incident at length with a careful examination of the circumstances and offender characteristics. Trace the history and mindsets of offenders prior to the murders. Follow the officers’ actions taken during the encounter and review patterns of fatal and non-fatal injuries. Read the statements of witnesses and shooters, find out what weapons were involved and more. Use this one-of-a-kind reference guide to better understand violence acts taken against police officers. Build your own police training resources from this comprehensive work.