Simi Valley Sophist

The Simi Valley Sophist ruminates on all manner of topics from the micro to the macro. SVS travels whatever path strikes his fancy. Encyclopedia Britannica: Sophist "Any of certain Greek lecturers, writers, and teachers in the 5th and 4th centuries BC, most of whom travelled about the Greek-speaking world giving instruction in a wide range of subjects in return ..."

Location: California, United States

Retired: 30years law enforcement-last 20 years Criminal Intelligence Detective.

Wednesday, January 24, 2007

California Officer Down 2006

In 2006, eleven California police officers lost their lives in the line-of-duty.

Roll Call:

Richard May
East Palo Alto Police Department
EOW 1/7/06

Earl Scott
California Highway Patrol
EOW 2/17/06

Gregory Bailey
California Highway Patrol
EOW 2/25/06

Peter Bain
Los Angeles Sheriff’s Office
EOW 3/23/06

Nick Birco
San Francisco Police Department
EWO 7/26/06

Brent Clearman
California Highway Patrol
EOW 8/6/06

Landon Dorris
Los Angeles Police Department
EOW 10/22/06

Jeffrey Mitchell
Sacramento Sheriff’s Office
EOW 10/27/06

William “Joe” Hudnall
Kern County Sheriff’s Office
EOW 11/14/06

Dan Bessant
Oceanside Police Department
EOW 12/20/06

Bryan Tuvera
San Francisco Police Department
EOW 12/23/06

*EOW = End of Watch = Date of Death

For a memorial tribute to each officer, go to the Ventura County Deputy Sheriff’s Association or the U-Tube video.