Fallen Heroes Friday (July 27, 2018)

HONORING:

Agent Cadet Immanuel James Washington
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Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, Louisiana

End of Watch: Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Age: 38

Tour: 10 years

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DETAILS:

Agent Cadet Immanuel Washington suffered a fatal heart attack while participating in morning physical training at the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Training Academy in Baton Rouge.

He had just completed a 2-1/2 mile run with other cadets when he collapsed during a cool-down period. Academy staff immediately began CPR until he was transported to a local hospital. He passed away the following day.

Cadet Washington had served with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries for only three weeks. He had previously served with the Youngsville Police Department and St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office for 10 years. He is survived by his wife and two young children. He had previously played on the University of Louisiana basketball team.

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HONORING:

Trooper Tyler Edenhofer
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Arizona Department of Public Safety, Arizona

End of Watch: Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Age: 25

Tour: 3 months

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DETAILS:

Trooper Tyler Edenhofer was shot and killed after he and several officers responded to reports of a subject throwing objects at vehicles on I-10, near Avondale Boulevard in Goodyear, at approximately 10:00 pm.

Three Arizona Department of Public Safety troopers and two Goodyear Police Department officers responded to the scene and attempted to take the subject into custody. The man resisted arrested and engaged the officers in a struggle that lasted several minutes. The subject was able to obtain one of the officers' duty weapons during the struggle and opened fire, killing Trooper Edenhofer and wounding another Arizona Department of Public Safety trooper.

The subject was taken into custody.

Trooper Edenhofer had graduated from the police academy only three months earlier and was still in field training at the time of the incident. He was a U.S. Navy veteran.

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HONORING:

Senior Corporal Earl James "Jamie" Givens, III
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Dallas Police Department, Texas

End of Watch: Saturday, July 21, 2018

Age: 55

Tour: 32 years

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DETAILS:

Senior Corporal Jamie Givens was struck and killed by a drunk driver while conducting a funeral escort for another Dallas police officer at approximately 5:30 am.

The procession was being escorted by motor officers along I-20 to a location in East Texas. Corporal Givens stopped to block traffic entering the highway at Bonnie View Road. He was stationary on his motorcycle, with its emergency lights activated, when he was struck by a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed.

He was transported to Baylor Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The driver who struck him was arrested and charged with DUI.

Corporal Givens had served with the Dallas Police Department for 32 years.

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HONORING:

Special Agent Nole Edward Remagen
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United States Department of Homeland Security - United States Secret Service, U.S. Government

End of Watch: Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Age: 42

Tour: 19 years

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DETAILS:

Special Agent Nole Remagen suffered a fatal stroke on July 15th, 2018, while on an executive protection detail for the National Security Advisor during a presidential visit to the Turnberry golf resort in Ayrshire, Scotland.

Other agents immediately began CPR after he collapsed. He was attended to by a White House doctor before being transported to Queen Elizabeth University Hospital in Glasgow. He passed away on July 17th, 2018.

Agent Remagen was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran. He had served with the United States Secret Service for 19 years and was assigned to the Presidential Protection Division. He is survived by his wife and two children.

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HONORING:

Police Officer Michael Michalski
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Milwaukee Police Department, Wisconsin

End of Watch: Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Age: 52

Tour: 17 years

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DETAILS:

Police Officer Michael Michalski was shot and killed while attempting to apprehend a wanted subject in the area of 28th Street and Wright Street. The subject was wanted for weapons violations, narcotics violations, and violation of parole.

Officer Michalski and other members of the Special Investigations Division located the man in the area and attempted to take him into custody. The man fled on foot and the officers pursued him into a nearby home. The subject opened fire, fatally wounding Officer Michalski. Other officers returned fire but the subject was not struck. The man surrendered after he ran out of ammunition.

Officer Michalski had served with the Milwaukee Police Department for 17 years. He is survived by his wife and three sons.

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HONORING:

Police Officer Diego Moreno
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Kent Police Department, Washington

End of Watch: Sunday, July 22, 2018

Age: 35

Tour: 8 years

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DETAILS:

Police Officer Diego Moreno was struck and killed by a patrol car while deploying spike strips during a vehicle pursuit.

The pursuit started after officers began investigating the sounds of gunfire they heard in the area of a mobile home park. They attempted to stop a pickup truck leaving the area, but the driver refused to stop and lead officers on a pursuit along Route 516.

Officer Moreno was attempting to deploy spike strips at the intersection of Route 516 and Meeker Street when he was struck by one of the patrol cars involved in the pursuit. The patrol car then crashed into several parked vehicles.

The truck continued to flee but crashed a short distance away. One occupant in the vehicle and the other two were arrested after fleeing the area. The driver was charged with murder and the other two were charged in connection with the initial shooting.

Officer Moreno had served with the Kent Police Department for eight years.

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HONORING:

Corrections Officer Kyle Lawrence Eng
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Las Vegas Department of Public Safety - Division of Corrections, Nevada

End of Watch: Thursday, July 19, 2018

Age: 51

Tour: 7 months

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DETAILS:

Corrections Officer Kyle Eng suffered a fatal heart attack shortly after struggling with an inmate in the Las Vegas Detention Center.

He began to feel ill after the inmate was subdued and went to the bathroom. Other officers found him unconscious in the bathroom and immediately began CPR. He was transported to University Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

Officer Eng had served with the Las Vegas Department of Public Safety for only seven months.

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HONORING:

Deputy Jailer Randy ZoeRay Haddix
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Cheyenne County Sheriff's Office, Nebraska

End of Watch: Monday, July 9, 2018

Age: 56

Tour: 15 years

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DETAILS:

Deputy Jailer Randy Haddix passed away as the result of a heart attack he suffered while participating in a custody and control certification class at the Scottsbluff County Jail in Scottsbluff, Nebraska, on July 6th, 2018.

He was transported to a local hospital before being flown to the Medical Center of the Rockies, in Loveland, Colorado, where he passed away on July 9th, 2018.

Deputy Haddix was a National Guard veteran. He had served with the Cheyenne County Sheriff's Office for three months and had previously served with the Broken Bow Police Department for 15 years. He is survived by his wife, sister, and two brothers.

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May you be at rest.

This information is supplied by the Officer Down Memorial Page (www.odmp.org) and the U.S. Fire Administration (www.apps.usfa.fema.gov).