Category: police deaths

Hundreds Gather in Honor of Officers Killed in El Monte Shootout

EL MONTE, Calif.—Hundreds of community members, law enforcement officers, and family members gathered outside the El Monte Civic Center on the evening of June 18, in honor of two El Monte police officers killed in a motel shooting last week. The candlelight vigil was filled with piles of flowers, candles, and American flags around two…


Over a Thousand Gather in Honor of Slain El Monte Officers

EL MONTE, Calif.—More than a thousand community members, law enforcement officers, and family members gathered outside the El Monte Civic Center on the evening of June 18, in honor of two El Monte police officers killed in a motel shooting last week. The candlelight vigil was filled with piles of flowers, candles, and American flags…


Off-Duty LAPD Officer Killed in Street Robbery Laid to Rest by Family and City Leaders

LOS ANGELES—A funeral service was held on Feb. 2 at Forest Lawn–Hollywood Hills for Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) Officer Fernando Arroyos, who was shot and killed in a street robbery while off duty last month. The funeral was held outside by the Hall of Liberty Mosaic Deck and joined by families, friends, and hundreds…


Off-Duty LAPD Officer Killed in Street Robbery Laid to Rest by Family, City Leaders

LOS ANGELES—A funeral service was held on Feb. 2 at Forest Lawn–Hollywood Hills for Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) Officer Fernando Arroyos, who was shot and killed in a street robbery while off duty last month. The funeral was held outside by the Hall of Liberty Mosaic Deck and joined by families, friends, and hundreds…