Los Angeles, CA ;Marcus McDonald was working uniformed security at a fast food restaurant when he heard two people yelling in
the parking lot. Upon investigating, McDonald was shot in the chest by one of the men, who police say were arguing over drugs.
McDonald was unarmed. Marcus was 20, and a full time college student.He leaves behind his mother, three brothers and a sister.
The suspect has been arrested.

Houston, TX - An unidentified man dressed in a security officer's uniform was found in a van that had been set on fire. The van
which was totally involved in fire was parked at the Homewood Suites Hotel on San Houston Parkway. Police are investigating this
as a possible homicide.

Melbourne, FL - A campus officer was found dead at the Melbourne campus of the Florida Institute of Technology. Police and
Sheriff officers are investigating the cause of death and as of press time, the officer's name has not been released.

Springfield, IL - William P. Wozniak A private security officer working at the State House at the Illinois State Capitol was gunned
down in September. Police say that the suspect opened fire at officer Woznick with a shotgun. Woznick was a 51 year old father of
two. The suspect has been arrested.

Dallas, TX - An unarmed security officer was killed in a shooting at an adult bookstore. Police said that the 65 year old officer
confronted a robber, and was shot as the suspect fled the store. No arrests have been made.

Indianapolis, IN - Officer James Davis of the Butler University campus police was fatally shot while questioning a suspicious
person on campus. Davis, 31, found the suspect loitering in a building where the Butler women's basketball team was practicing.
Police later found the suspect and he was shot while trying to escape.The officer was shot in the head.
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