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9 FALLEN OFFICERS FOUND IN NV


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Gregory Farnsworth


EOW: 04/21/2009

Correctional Officer Gregory Farnsworth was assigned to Search & Escort duties for the Nevada State Prison. Officer Farnsworth suffered a fatal hea...

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Uriah S. Gregory


EOW: 06/21/1866

Jailer Uriah Gregory succumbed to injuries sustained days earlier when he was attacked by two inmates who were attempting to escape from the county...

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Tracy Hardin


EOW: 01/20/2012

On December 29, 2011, Officer Tracy Hardin was attacked by an inmate in the unit office. He sustained injuries to his face and lip area, and suffe...

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F.M. Isaacs


EOW: 10/13/1871

Guard F.M. Isaacs died of injuries he received when he was shot during an escape attempt from the Nevada State Prison. Twenty nine outlaws stag...

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Daniel Leach


EOW: 11/21/2009

Correctional Officer Daniel Leach was assigned to the Tucker Holding Facility in Laughlin, Nevada. On the morning of November 21, 2009 Officer Leac...

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Danny Luxtrum


EOW: 11/25/2014

On October 17, 2013 Correctional Officer Luxtrum was bitten on the neck by a brown recluse spider while working the Gatehouse Post. The bite area ...

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George Everett Miller


EOW: 09/17/1954

Officer Miller was shot and killed during a prison break from the Nevada State Prison in Carson City. Two high-risk suspects took him hostage as h...

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Vincent Tatum


EOW: 09/02/1982

Sergeant Vincent Tatum was abducted from the Southern Desert Correctional Center. His body was found in the desert near Las Vegas a month later. ...

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Bryant Whitmore


EOW: 10/02/1926

Guard Bryant Whitmore was killed while detailed to assist with fighting a large brush fire on the outskirts of Carson City, Nevada. Guard Whitmore ...

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