As you remember these fallen officers, take comfort in recalling that they dedicated their lives to the same principles of honor, duty and courage that brought you to the badge. Such a life is truly rich. Take strength in knowing that when an officer falls, our resolve to serve those in need is not diminished. Our dedication to protecting those in danger is not weakened. Our commitment to remembering those with whom we shared the badge does not fade.
Godspeed, brothers and sisters. You fought the good fight. Now rest in peace…
Officer Down: Police Officer Stephanie Brown - [San Antonio Police Department, Texas]
By PoliceOne Staff
SAN ANTONIO — Officer Stephanie Brown was killed in an early morning crash while en route to a call.
As she responded to the call a man driving the wrong way on I-35 struck her patrol car head-on. She was transported to University Hospital where she succumbed to her injuries. The driver of the other vehicle died at the scene.
Officer Brown had served with the San Antonio Police Department for three years. She is survived by her 7-month-old daughter and her father, also a San Antonio police officer.
The TASER Foundation’s mission is to honor the service and sacrifice of local and federal law enforcement officers lost in the line of duty by providing financial and edcuational support to their families.