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“Fallen But Not Forgotten”


6 FALLEN OFFICERS FOUND IN NM


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Kelly Clark


EOW: 03/04/1999

Sheriff Deputy Kelly Clark was murdered by a parole violator. She was transporting the offender back to state prison when he broke through several ...

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Ralph Lee Garcia


EOW: 08/31/1999

Corrections Officer Ralph Garcia was stabbed to death after being ambushed by nine inmates in a correctional facility. Officer Garcia was locking a...

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Louis Jewett Jr.


EOW: 04/04/1981

Correctional Officer Louis Jewett succumbed to stab wounds sustained 28 days earlier when he was attacked while attempting to prevent two inmates f...

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Gerald Magee


EOW: 08/30/1981

Correctional Officer Gerald Magee was killed after he was taken hostage inside the state prison. Officer Magee was stabbed with a knife several tim...

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Filimon Ortiz


EOW: 06/11/1952

Corrections Officer Filimon Ortiz was killed after he was stabbed with a small knife and beaten with a lead pipe. No suspect or motive was ever id...

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Joe Silva


EOW: 04/03/1987

Correctional Lieutenant Joe Silva was beaten to death by an inmate. Lieutenant Silva worked at the Southern New Mexico Correctional Facility in Las...

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