19 December 2012 0 Comments

Remembrances Officer Down Bradley Fox Plymouth Township Police Officer End of Watch September 13, 2012

            End of Watch: Thursday, September 13, 2012 Police Officer Brad Fox, one day short of his 35th birthday,  was shot and killed while involved in a foot pursuit along the Schuylkill River Trail, near the intersection of Conshohocken and Ernest Station Roads. He and other officers had been investigating […]

15 December 2012 0 Comments

Remembrances Officer Down Joshua D. Miller, Pennsylvania State Trooper End of Watch June 7, 2009 Post Office Named For Him

With all the election hype and Sandy and all the other things in our lives, it is important to remember.       End of Watch: Sunday, June 7, 2009 State Trooper Joshua D. Miller, 34, of Pittston Township, was killed June 7, 2009 during a shoot-out with a kidnapping suspect following a 40-mile, high-speed […]

14 December 2012 0 Comments

Remembrances Officer Down Kyle D. Pagerly Berks County Sheriff’s Department End of Watch June29. 2011

    \     End of Watch: Wednesday, June 29, 2011 28 Year Old Deputy Sheriff Berks County Kyle Pagerly was shot and killed June 29, 2011 while serving a warrant as part of a fugitive task force at a home on Pine Swamp Road in Albany Township.  

13 December 2012 0 Comments

Remembrances Officer Down Corporal Paul James Walters Silver Spring Township Cumberland County Police Department, Pennsylvania

               End of Watch: Sunday, January 19, 1975 Act 58 of 2012    May 29 of 2012   SB 1429 30 year old Corporal Paul Walters Memorial Bridge During a routine arrest, Officer Paul Walters was killed.   READ MORE    

12 December 2012 0 Comments

Remembrances Officer Down George Martin Carlisle Police End of Watch 8 April 1893

        Patrolman George Martin Carlisle Police Department End of Watch: April 8, 1893 26 year old Patrolman George Martin was shot and killed by a burglar he pursued into a alley near South Street. Two days later the suspect was arrested by police in  Winchester, Virginia.  The suspect was convicted of first […]

12 December 2012 0 Comments

Remembrances Officer Down Willis John Cole New Cumberland County End of Watch August 19, 1994

        End of Watch: August 19, 1994 30 year old Patrolman Willis John Cole   killed by .38 handgun during course of apprehending armed robbers. New Cumberland Police Department Officer Willis Cole was shot and killed after responding to a robbery in progress. Officer Cole arrived at the scene and was apprehending one of […]

10 December 2012 0 Comments

Remembrances Officer Down John David Dryer Washington County, Penna.

                      End of Watch: Monday, December 19, 2011 46 year old John David Dryer, Claysville, died Monday, December 19, 2011, as a result of a gunshot wound suffered in the line of duty. READ MORE Suspect in officer killing shot dead  Post-Gazette 19 December 2011  and Veterinarian turned cop felled by shots […]

8 December 2012 0 Comments

Remembrances Last Full Measure of Devotion Marines Lt. Col. Raible and Staff Sgt. Atwell – September 14, 2012 Afghanistan

Three days after the bloody siege on our consulate in Benghazi, the Taliban waged an intricately coordinated, brutal attack on Camp Bastion in Afghanistan. Lt. Col. Christopher Raible and Sgt. Bradley Atwell — have not been uttered publicly by the commander-in-chief. Their arrival back in the U.S. was not broadcast on network TV. But their […]

6 December 2012 0 Comments

Remembrances The Last Full Measure of Devotion – Fallen Defender Jarrid L. King Afghanistan

            20 Years Old (Nov. 6, 1990 to Jan. 12, 2011)  U.S. Army Specialist Jarrid L. King, of Harborcreek Township near Erie, died in Ghazni province, Afghanistan, after enemy forces attacked his unit with an explosive device on Wednesday, the Department of Defense said. He was 20. (The Army on Friday awarded Mr. King a […]

5 December 2012 0 Comments

Remembrances The Last Full Measure of Devotion – Fallen Defender Robert W. Hartsock Vietnam

    Killed in Action FEBRUARY 23, 1969 – Dau Tieng Base Camp, Hau Nghia Province, Republic of South Vietnam, and home of the 44th Scout Dog Platoon. Born January 24, 1945 – 24 years old when he was killed.           MEDAL OF HONOR CITATION    For conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action at the risk of his […]