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Officer Memorials

SECURITY OFFICER HELEN JACKSON

SECURITY OFFICER HELEN JACKSON 3/03/2013 HOUSTON HARRIS DIVISION PATROL
S/O Jackson an unarmed officer was killed on duty at her post at a trucking terminal. The shooter was her estranged husband who later killed himself. S/O Jackson is survived by her parents, siblings and her daughter.

SECURITY OFFICER BILLY GONZALEZ

SECURITY OFFICER BILLY GONZALEZ 2/07/2013 SECURITAS
S/O Gonzalez was killed in the Line of Duty while driving on his rounds in a company vehicle while inspecting posts. S/0 Gonzalez was struck head on by a wrong way driver on a major highway in fort worth. Witnesses state that the subject veered directly into the path of S/O Gonzalez’s vehicle. The driver is believed to have been intoxicated at the time. S/O Gonzalez is survived by his wife and 2 children.

SECURITY OFFICER RUFINO HERNANDEZ

SECURITY OFFICER RUFINO HERNANDEZ 10/13/2012 A S & I SECURITY
S/O Hernandez was killed in the Line of Duty working an apartment complex in South Dallas. S/O Hernandez was killed by 2 persons who approached him one of them a resident of the property. He was struck in the head from behind, disarmed and then shot in the head with his own weapon. Officer Hernandez died within minutes at the scene. Both Subjects have been arrested and are awaiting trial. S/O Hernandez is survived by his mother and 2 adult children.

 

SECURITY OFFICER PEDRO DE PENA

SECURITY OFFICER PEDRO DE PENA 8/15/2012 AUSTIN SECURITY
S/O De Pena  25 was killed in the Line of Duty working at an After Hours Tire Shop in Houston. It was discovered afterwards that the location was also a game room. S/O De Pena observed the armed subjects attempt to enter the premises, he used his body to push the suspects back out the door where he was overpowered and shot to death. Local Police investigators stated “ his actions were heroic” and saved the persons inside the location.  Officer De Pena was survived by his mother and his remains were returned to the Dominican Republic for burial.

SECURITY OFFICER JUAN PARDO GONZALEZ

SECURITY OFFICER JUAN PARDO GONZALEZ 8/05/2012 STAR SECURITY
S/O Gonzalez was killed in the Line of Duty working at a after-hours game room in Houston. Three patrons were inside when for unknown reasons shots were fired and S/O Gonzalez was killed. The patrons were all believed to be involved. No other details are available.

OFFICER JOSHUA SANDERS

OFFICER JOSHUA SANDERS 12/18/2011 On December 18th 2011 Security Officer Joshua Sanders was killed in the line of duty working for Dynasty Security in Houston, Texas. Officer Sanders was 25 years old. Investigators said a man was in the parking lot of the apartment complex with friends blaring his music.  Officer Sanders drove by and told them to turn it down.  Police said his warnings were ignored and when the guard drove by again, he and the suspect got into an argument. Seconds later, the suspect pulled out a gun, Sanders responded by drawing his weapon. Police said the guard fired once, hitting a witness in the arm.  Police said the suspect fired several shots, killing officer Sanders.

OFFICER ASHMAD ISSOUI

OFFICER ASHMAD ISSOUI 11/28/2011 HOUSTON TX Investigators say Officer ISSOUI was killed and another person was wounded during gunfire at an illegal game room in the Houston area. The Harris County Sheriff’s Office says robbery was the apparent motive early Monday as two men opened fire, grabbed some cash and fled. Deputies said two robbery suspects entered the game room and opened fire.

SECURITY OFFICER LIONEL NEWELL

SECURITY OFFICER LIONEL NEWELL 8/31/2011 WACKEN HUT/G4S S/O Newell 55 was working his shift at a Bank Of America location on South Lancaster Road in South Dallas. The assignment called for him to be in the parking area of the bank. At Approx 1010 AM several customers and employees ran from the bank where a male suspect had rushed behind the teller area. S/O Newell entered the bank and approached the subject. A scuffle ensued at which time the suspect grabbed the officer’s firearm and shot him several times in the abdomen before fleeing the scene. The subject was apprehended several blocks away during an attempted carjacking. S/O Newell was survived by his 14 yr old daughter Zinga and Jeanette Grey his companion of 7 years.

OFFICER ROBERT (RD) ST. CLAIR

OFFICER ROBERT (RD) ST. CLAIR 5/9/2011 MERCHANT’S INDUSTRIAL SECURITY   S/O St. Clair 49 was working his normal shift at a shopping center at Buckner Lake June Rd. in Dallas.S/O St. Clair interrupted a robbery in progress and was shot dying at the scene. The subject fled through a nearby neighborhood. No suspects or arrests have been made at this time. S/O St. Clair was an 18 year veteran of Merchant’s. S/O St. Clair is survived by his mother and 3 brothers.