National Day of Remembrance for Murder Victims
For this year’s 2017 National Day of Remembrance for Murder Victims, Unit 1012 will remember more than 1500 murdered victims + victims of war crimes from the United States and around the world. Let us remember how they lived on this earth and treasure their memories.
"So long as we live, they too shall live and love for they are a part of us as we remember them."- Gates of Prayer
For this observance, we will present murdered victims from 2006 to 2010:
|Security guard Derrick McFarland and Montgomery County Sheriff's deputy Eric Sutphin. They were both murdered by William Morva. The killer was executed on July 6, 2017.|
1059. Jodi Sanderholm (September 26, 1987 to January 5, 2007)
1060-1061. Channon Gail Christian, 21, and Hugh Christopher Newsom, Jr., 23, were an unmarried couple from Knoxville, Tennessee. They were kidnapped the evening of January 6, 2007 when Christian's vehicle was carjacked, and taken to a rental house, where they were raped, tortured, and murdered. Five people were arrested and charged in the case.
1062-1064. The Cheshire, Connecticut, home invasion murders occurred on July 23, 2007, when a mother and her two daughters were murdered during a home invasion in Cheshire, Connecticut. The Hartford Courant referred to the case as "possibly the most widely publicized crime in the state's history".
1065-1066. Neal Williams and his two sons, Ian and Devon (Died: August 8, 2007)
1067. Rie Isogai (磯谷 利恵 Isogai Rie, 20 July 1976 – 25 August 2007) was a 31-year-old Japanese office clerk who was robbed and murdered in Aichi Prefecture, Japan on the night of 24 August 2007 by three men who became acquainted through an underground message board. Her murder led to a signature campaign to call for the death penalty on the three murderers, one of whom was sentenced to death on 18 March 2009, and two of the murderers were sentenced to life in prison on 13 April 2011.
1068. John Granville (September 25, 1974 to January 1, 2008)
|Deputy Sheriff Tony Diaz|
1072. Deputy Sheriff Tony Diaz (End of Watch: June 15, 2008)
Twenty-four-year-old Janek Pietrzak and his 26-year-old wife, Quiana Faye Jenkins-Pietrzak, were murdered in their French Valley home. Credit: Maggie Avants
(PHOTO SOURCE: http://murrieta.patch.com/groups/police-and-fire/p/former-marine-sentenced-to-life-for-murder-of-french-valley-couple)
1073-1074. The Murder of Jan Paweł Pietrzak and Quiana Jenkins Pietrzak relates to the events surrounding the 2008 deaths of United States Marine Corps Sergeant Jan Paweł Pietrzak (March 13, 1984 – October 15, 2008) and his wife Quiana Jenkins-Pietrzak (February 16, 1982 - October 15, 2008).
1075. Sandeep Unnikrishnan (15 March 1977 – 28 November 2008) was an officer in the Indian Army serving in the elite Special Action Group of the National Security Guards. He was killed in action during the November 2008 Mumbai attacks. He was consequently awarded the Ashoka Chakra, India's highest peace time gallantry award, on 26 January 2009.
1079. ng abortion. Soon after the shooting, police were alerted to another murder, that of local businessman Michael Fuoss, which they linked to Pouillon's killer. Police arrested Harlan James Drake and charged him with both crimes. Drake was later declared fit to stand trial, where he was convicted of two counts of first-degree murder, and was subsequently sentenced to two life sentences.
1080. Morgan Dana Harrington (July 24, 1989 to October 17, 2009)
1081. Fabiana Malave (December 25, 1989 to October 29, 2009)
|Eloy Conrad Duran III|
1084. Elsa Janet Corp (17 September 1983 to 1 February 2010)
1086. Ethel W. Simpson (March 7, 1929 to September 13, 2010)
1087. Rebecca Aylward (10 January 1995 to 23 October 2010)
1088. Officer Ryan Bonaminio (End of Watch: November 7, 2010)
1089. Joanna Clare "Jo" Yeates (19 April 1985 - 17 December 2010)
|Alexus Monique Postorino|