In Texas, law enforcement individuals put their lives on the line for the safety and protection of others every day. Most serve with unwavering commitment, professionalism, valor and distinction. Sadly in 2020, Texas has lost 1 law enforcement officer in the Line of duty. A total of 1,982 Texas law enforcement individuals and 19 K9s overall have been killed in the line of duty.
We invite you to learn more about our law enforcement heroes, and join the Texas Police Trainers in honoring and remembering them. You can also click www.odmp.org to find all the Texas fallen heroes.
They put their lives on the line for us every day even at the risk of losing their own life.
"Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God." - Matthew 5-9
"Greater love has no one than this, that someone lay down his life for his friends." - John 15:13
"When a police officer is killed, it's not an agency that loses an officer, it's an entire nation."
Chris Cosgriff, ODMP Founder
Lubbock Police Department, TX
EOW: Saturday, January 11, 2020
Cause: Struck by vehicle