Make this page my home page
  1. Drag the home icon in this panel and drop it onto the "house icon" in the tool bar for the browser

  2. Select "Yes" from the popup window and you're done!

Home  >  Topics  >  Police Heroes

October 05, 2007

Slain Orlando officer no stranger to peril

Officer Alfred L. Gordon Sr. was fatally shot off-duty during a robbery, the suspect remains at large.

Related: Off-duty Fla. officer killed during robbery

By Willoughby Mariano, Henry Pierson Curtis and Jim Leusner
The Orlando Sentinel

ORLANDO, Fla. Orlando police Officer Alfred L. Gordon Sr. should have beaten the odds.

The former homicide detective had street savvy, honed by 18 years on the police force. He had the authority of a decorated U.S. Army captain who once commanded 220 soldiers.

Full story: Slain Orlando officer no stranger to peril

PoliceOne Offers

Sponsored by

P1 on Facebook

Connect with PoliceOne

Mobile Apps Facebook Twitter Google

Get the #1 Police eNewsletter

Police Newsletter Sign up for our FREE email roundup of the top news, tips columns, videos and more, sent 3 times weekly
See Sample