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Old 11-30-2012, 06:44   #1
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Cold Spring MN Officer down

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Old 11-30-2012, 07:41   #2
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The local morning news in Minneapolis had coverage of the ambulance with escort from numerous jurisdictions making it's way into St. Paul. Almost every bridge the procession went under had a squad car on it with an officer standing at attention.
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Old 11-30-2012, 08:26   #3
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Old 11-30-2012, 08:34   #4
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Officer Decker is a 2002 graduate of Alexandria Technical College receiving an A.A.S. Degree in Law Enforcement. Officer Decker began serving the City of Isle, in Mille Lacs County in October of 2002. In April of 2003, Officer Decker began serving the City of Watkins in Meeker County in the same capacity. In September of 2004, Officer Decker started with the Kimball Police Department and also served as a School Resource Officer for the Kimball School District. In March of 2006, Officer Decker began serving the cities of Cold Spring and Richmond. Officer Decker is a native of the Cold Spring area and is a ROCORI graduate.
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Old 11-30-2012, 09:09   #5
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Old 11-30-2012, 09:12   #6
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RIP. Too close to home.


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Old 11-30-2012, 10:00   #8
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Old 11-30-2012, 12:39   #9
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Old 11-30-2012, 16:16   #10
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Old 11-30-2012, 17:10   #11
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Old 11-30-2012, 17:17   #12
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Old 11-30-2012, 17:26   #13
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Sad, sad news. I went through SKILLS with an officer who lives in Cold Spring. This is hitting waaay too close to home. Heck, its already close to home when any LEO makes the ultimate sacrafice. Prayers sent...... rest in peace.
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Old 11-30-2012, 19:38   #14
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2 hours away. So sad to hear. RIP Officer Decker.
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Old 12-01-2012, 03:36   #15
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Old 12-01-2012, 12:47   #17
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Old 12-01-2012, 13:09   #18
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Officer Tom Decker, a six-year veteran and father of four, was killed while trying to help a man believed to be suicidal. He had gone to check on a manís welfare when he was fatally shot after getting out of his squad car...

Investigators said that the man who was reported to be suicidal was taken into custody.
Another LEO willingly stepped into the breach even when the shooter's own family couldn't or wouldn't. Without LEOs like Officer Decker, there would be only anarchy.

RIP Decker. Condolences to your family.
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Old 12-01-2012, 13:31   #19
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RIP brother. Prayers for his wife and children.
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Old 12-01-2012, 14:11   #20
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Old 12-01-2012, 14:27   #22
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Old 12-03-2012, 20:30   #23
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Old 12-04-2012, 11:17   #24
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This can't be good...

http://www.kfgo.com/news-details.php?ID=0000012409

Suspect In Death Of Cold Spring Police Officer Released Without Charges
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Old 12-04-2012, 11:20   #25
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