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JANUARY


LAKELAND FLA.  GAIL PAYNE, 56
WAS STRUCK AND KILLED BY A VEHICLE IN FRONT OF HER POST AT THE ROOMS TO GO WAREHOUSE

FEBRUARY
KANSAS CITY MO. FEBRUARY 2006  DWIGHT MAYHUGH, 70
OFFICER WAS SHOT AND KILLED DURING A BANK ROBBERY

DALLAS TEXAS  CLUB SECURITY OFFICER
WAS KILLED DURING CONFRONTATION WITH DISORDERLY PATRON

NEW YORK CITY NY  ISRAEL RAMERIZ, 29
WAS ON DUTY AT A MUSIC VIDEO SHOOT OF RAPPER BUSTA RHYMES WHEN HE WAS SHOT BY DISORDERLY PEOPLE
LOITERING IN FRONT OF THE WAREHOUSE WHERE THE TAPING WAS TAKING PLACE

ATLANTA GA.  LEVI BROWN, 50
WAS SHOT AND KILLED AT AN AREA NIGHTCLUB WHILE BREAKING UP A FIGHT

MARCH
FEMALE SECURITY OFFICER KILLED BY SPEEDING VEHICLE IN FLORIDA

NEW JERSEY  PRESTON WILSON, 55
SHOT AND KILLED DURING ROBBERY ATTEMPT

APRIL
PHOENIX AZ.  ROHBER BRAFFORD JR. ,58
WAS SHOT AND KILLED WHILE HE PATROLLED AN APARTMENT COMPLEX.

BALTIMORE MD.
SECURITY OFFICER WAS SHOT AND KILLED AT A NIGHTCLUB

MAY
SILVERTON OR.
PRIVATE OFFICER IS KILLED IN CAR CRASH WHILE PATROLLING CLIENT'S PROPERTY

SOUTH BEACH FLA.  JOHN WILLIAMS
WAS SHOT AND KILLED WHILE BREAKING UP A BRAWL AT A NIGHTCLUB

CINCINATTI OHIO  ADRIAN BATTLE
WAS SHOT AND KILLED AFTER HE REFUSED TO ALLOW SEVERAL PEOPLE INTO A NIGHTCLUB

CONNERSVILLE INDIANA  RON ZIMMERMAN
A FORMER POLICE OFFICER WORKING PRIVATE SECURITY IN AFGHANISTAN WAS KILLED BY A CAR BOMB

RICHMOND VA.  MICHAEL WARNER
WAS KILLED WHILE WORKING PRIVATE SECURITY IN IRAQ

JUNE
PHILADELPHIA PA. SECURITY OFFICER KILLED AT CONSTRUCTION SITE

VICTORVILLE CA.  MAURICE MCCLOUGH , 40
WAS KILLED AFTER RESPONDING TO A DISTURBANCE IN A USED CAR PARKING LOT

JACKSON MS.  ERIC RANSOM, 35
WAS TRYING TO BREAK UP A FIGHT AT A NIGHTCLUB WHEN HE WAS SHOT AND KILLED

INDIANAPOLIS IN.  LEONARD BOOKER
WAS ASSISTING SEVERAL OTHER SECURITY OFFICERS INVESTIGATE A SUPSICIOUS CROWD AT AN APARTMENT COMPLEX
WHEN HE WAS SHOT AND KILLED

CHICAGO IL.
A SECURITY OFFICER DIED AFTER HIS VEHICLE FLIPPED INTO A LAKE AND HE DROWNED

JULY
HOUSTON TEXAS  DENNIS MITCHELL, 31
WAS SHOT AND KILLED DURING AN ASSAULT ON HIM

ATLANTA GA.  WYMAN "MARK" MADISON, 32
DIED FROM GUNSHOTS AFTER HE EJECTED UNRULY PATRONS FROM A NIGHTCLUB

NEW ORLEANS LA.  MARCUS WILLIAMS
DIED DURING A SHOOT OUT AT AN APARTMENT COMPLEX

SAN DIEGO, CA.  WILLIAM MILES
KILLED WHILE WORKING SECURITY IN IRAQ

ST. LOUIS, MO.  CAREY ROBINSON, 39
WAS KILLED WHILE WORKING SECURITY IN IRAQ

AUGUST
BLACKSBURG VA.  DERRICK MCFARLAND, 26
WAS SHOT AND KILLED WHILE TRYING TO PREVENT A PRISONER'S ESCAPE FROM A HOSPITAL WHERE HE WAS BEING
TREATED.
THE SUSPECT OVERPOWERED AND SHOT THE DEPUTY THAT WAS GUARDING HIM.

MORENO VALLEY, CA.  ALTON PASCHAL, 25
WAS ON PATROL AT AN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL AND WAS SHOT AND KILLED BY POSSIBLE GANG MEMBERS

SEPTEMBER
HOUSTON TEXAS  SECURITY OFFICER SHOT AND KILLED DURING GUN BATTLE
THE OFFICER WAS WORKING AT CLUB FIESTA AND ASKED AN ARMED MAN TO LEAVE THE CLUB AND THE SUSPECT AND
SEVERAL FRIENDS OPENED FIRE ON THE SECURITY OFFICER

OCTOBER
KNOXVILLE TN.  RUSSEL KOCUR
WAS WORKING FOR THE CITY SCHOOL SYSTEM HALLOWEEN NIGHT WHEN HE CHECKED OUT A
SUSPICOUS VEHICLE
THE DRIVER SHOT AND KILLED THE UNARMED OFFICER AND STOLED HIS PATROL CAR AND WAS LATER ARRESTED.

CLEARWATER FLA.  WILLIAM T WILLIAMS, 64
INTERRUPTED A ROBBERY IN PROGRESS AT THE FAIRFIELD INN AND WAS SHOT AND KILLED BY THE ROBBER IN THE
HOTEL LOBBY. WILLIAMS WAS UNARMED.

SAN FRANCISCO CA.  ANTHONY QUINTERO
WAS KIDNAPPED, SHOT AND KILLED FROM A BRINKS ARMORED CAR DURING A HOLD-UP

NEW YORK CITY N.Y.  ISMAEL VARGAS , 47
FELL 11 STORIES INSIDE AN ELEVATOR SHAFT WHILE TRYING TO RESCUE A PERSON STUCK IN THE ELEVATOR

ST. PETERSBURG FLA.  CHRISTOPHER MANOS, 27
WAS SHOT TO DEATH IN A SECURITY SHACK AT THE TAMPA ELECTRIC COMPANY.

LA PUENFE CA. FRUSTO ANUINO, 59
WAS ON DUTY AT A GROCERY STORE WHEN SEVERAL ROBBERS OPENED FIRE ON HIM DURING HOLD-UP

VIRGINIA BEACH VA.  WALTER ZAKRZEWSKI, 57
WAS SHOT AND KILLED WHILE ON FOOT PATROL OF THE VIRGINIA WESLEYAN COLLEGE.

NEW ORLEANS LA.  
SECURITY OFFICER SHOT AND KILLED AT A NIGHTCLUB, OFFICERS RETURN FIRE KILLING SUSPECT

NOVEMBER
MIAMI FLA.  CHERMAINE JOSEPH-QUETEL
WAS ON PATROL AT A METRORAIL STATION WHEN SHE WAS SHOT AND KILLED. SHE WAS A 5 YR VETERAN
OF ALANTIS SECURITY CO AND A FORMER POLICE OFFICER

BELTSVILLE MD.  REINA LYNCH, 26
WAS SHOT AND KILLED BY AN EX-BOYFRIEND WHILE SHE WAS ON DUTY AT A FED-EX DISTRIBUTION CENTER.

ORLANDO FLA.
A SECURITY OFFICER WAS FOUND SHOT TO DEATH IN A DITCH IN FRONT OF SOME APARTMENTS.

MIAMI FLA.  SOLEMUS D. ACCIMEUS
WAS SHOT AND KILLED IN A POSSIBLE ROBBERY ATTEMPT WHILE GUARDING A RESTAURANT IN MIAMI GARDENS FLA.

TITUSVILLE FLA.  DAVID RYAN TRIPP, 26
WAS BEATEN AND SHOT TO DEATH WHILE APPREHENDING A TRESPASSER AT THE GREAT OUTDOORS RV
PARK AND GOLF RESORT.
3 OTHERS WERE KILLED BY SUSPECT SHAWN CREAMER BEFORE HE WAS ARRESTED. POLICE SAY TRIPP PUT UP A
HUGH BATTLE TO STOP THE SUSPECT AND WAS A HERO FOR HIS ACTIONS.

NEW YORK CITY NY  BENNY HOBART, 29
WAS SHOT AND KILLED WHILE QUESTIONING LOITERS AT AN APARTMENT COMPLEX

NEW YORK CITY NY.
A SECURITY OFFICER AND FULL TIME COLLEGE STUDENT AT COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY WAS KILLED DURING AN ATM
ROBBERY OF HIM

DECEMBER
CHICAGO IL.   ERIKA DABECK, 51
DIED AFTER BEING STRUCK BY A VEHICLE WHILE ON DUTY AT THE US POSTAL SERVICE INTERNATIONAL SERVICE
CENTER AT O'HARE AIRPORT.

NEW BEDFORD, MA.  BOBBY CARREIRO, 33
AFTER A CONFRONTATION AT A STRIP CLUB THE SUSPECT CAME BACK AND OPENED FIRE WITH AN AUTOMATIC WEPON
KILLING CARREIRO
AND TWO OTHER BAR EMPLOYEES.
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