On 11/11/2016, a Boise Police Officer was shot multiple times during the apprehension of a violent felon. The Officer sustained significant injuries and will require long term medical care. The Officer is currently hospitalized and will be off duty for an extended period of time. The Officer’s professional and personal life will be impacted.
The Officer’s name is currently being withheld until all family members can be notified and preparations can be made.
The Officer has been with Boise Police for approximately 17 years. The Officer is a member of the Special Operations Unit and is currently a Patrol Officer. The Officer is a humble leader, a mentor, a great man, a father and a friend to many. The Officer’s attitude on a daily basis is positive and he has done great things for the City of Boise. The Officer can best be described as special.
Please help in the support of the Officer as he receives medical care and recovers from his injuries. The Officer’s friends, co-workers and family appreciate any and all donations that graciously come from this effort.
An update will be posted later when the Officer’s name has been released.