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This is a list of people killed by non-military law enforcement officers in June 2014, whether in the line of duty or not, and regardless of reason or method. The listing documents the occurrence of a death, making no implications regarding either wrongdoing or justification on the part of the person killed or the officer involved. Killings are arranged by date of incident which caused death. Different death dates are, if known, noted in the description.

For lists of killings from other years, see List of killings by law enforcement officers in the United States.

June 2014

Date Name (Age) State (City) Description
2014-6-27 Andres Morales (27) New York (Bay Shore) [1]
2014-06-26 Michael Berry (50) Texas (Sweetwater) [2]
2014-06-26 Rodney Hodge (33) Texas (Dallas) [3]
2014-06-25 Mimi Goldberg (49) Nevada (Las Vegas) [4]
2014-06-25 Sameul Johnson California (Los Angeles) [5]
2014-06-24 Antoine Hunter (24) California (Compton) [6]
2014-06-22 Marcus Rael (24) Idaho (Post Falls) [7]
2014-06-21 Unknown Male Michigan (Sterling Heights) [8]
2014-06-21 Douglas Seaton (35) Kentucky (Madisonville) [9]
2014-06-21 Jose Cardenas (22) California (Sacramento) [10]
2014-06-21 James Moala Kofu (22) California (San Bernardino) [11]
2014-06-21 Denzel Curnell (19) South Carolina (Charleston) [12]
2014-06-20 Jason Van Buskirk (32) Nebraska (Columbus) [13]
2014-06-20 Scholfield, Ray Dakota (23) California (Redding) Redding Police Department officers Jason Rhoads, Josh Tracy and Russ Veilleaux shot and killed Ray Dakota Scholfield, when he brandished a butcher’s knife at them. Scholfield had just killed his cousin, Christen Clark.[14][15]
2014-06-20 Unknown Male Georgia (Atlanta) [16]
2014-06-19 Darrell Haymon (53) North Carolina (Hope Mills) [17]
2014-06-19 Carlos Hernandez (45) Texas (San Antonio) [18]
2014-06-19 Thomas Rogers (36) Washington (Port Orchard) reportedly armed with a knife and lunged at officers [19]
2014-06-19 William Workman Jr. (32) South Carolina (Horry County) Officers were dispatched to 4365 Bayberry Drive to serve an arrest warrant to William Lee Workman, Jr., for third degree criminal sexual conduct. Investigators say the officer-involved shooting was reported to dispatch at 10:39 a.m. There are no other details at this time.[20]
2014-06-19 Jason Carulla (17) Florida (Coral Gables) Police open fired on Carulla, a 17-year old runaway, when he rammed the stolen SUV he was picking up into an unmarked police car.[21]
2014-06-16 Devaron Ricardo Wilburn (21) North Carolina (Charlotte) Police say 21-year old Wilburn, who was being sought as a suspect in a previous night's shooting at police officers, refused to surrender and presented a weapon before being shot.[22]
2014-06-15 Anthony Lynn Skyles (34) Florida (Altamonte Springs) 34-year-old Anthony Lynn Skyles, was shot by the first officer at the scene after investigators said he confronted the officer with a knife.[23]
2014-06-14 Jason Harrison (38) Texas (Oak Cliff) Police say Jason Harrison walked out of the door Saturday armed with a screwdriver. The two responding officers said they fired at the 38-year old mentally ill man when he refused to drop the screwdriver despite orders to do so and then charged at them.[24]
2014-06-14 Victor Hernandez (21) Colorado (Greeley) Victor Daniel Hernandez pointed a handgun at the officers as they responded to a report of a "crazy guy with a gun" at a Greeley hotel in the early morning hours of June 14. Hernandez was shot three times by the officers. Hernandez earlier that morning had fled a disturbance at a Greeley bar before police arrived. Just before he was shot, the office says Hernandez assaulted his girlfriend. Before he was shot, Hernandez told one of the officers, "I am out on bond and I am not going back to jail."[25]
2014-06-13 Frank Rhodes (61) Mississippi (Gulfport) Gulfport Police officers were responding to a shots fired call in the 12400 block of Holliman Circle in Gulfport just after 10 p.m. when they found

61-year-old Frank Rhodes standing outside on the driveway of the house. A preliminary investigation shows Rhodes fired shots at the officers and the officers returned fire.[26]

2014-06-13 Anthony Gustave Nelson (40) Nevada (Reno) A suspect in a Tucson homicide was shot to death by deputies in Nevada after he killed two women near Reno, law enforcement officials said. Anthony Gustave Nelson, 40, was killed June 13 in a shootout with officers in Nevada.[27]
2014-06-12 Timothy Hill (18) West Virginia (Princeton) A West Virginia state trooper says he caught teenagers in his driveway tampering with his cruiser. When he found them and confronted them, he says Hill became combative and attempted to disarm him. The trooper shot Hill twice, killing him on the scene.[28] Hill's mother said the trooper had a personal history with her son and targeted him.[29]
2014-06-12 Larry Allen Jerrils (58) Louisiana (Bossier) Police responded to a silent alarm at a Payless Shoe Source store. They say that when they arrived they found 58-year-old Larry Allen Jerrils, who had just robbed the store. Jerrils ran from officers and went behind a building. He then turned and brandished a firearm when they approached. The officers opened fire, killing Jerrils. He was pronounced dead at the scene.[30]
2014-06-10 Broderick Johnson (21) Georgia (Chamblee) Police said 21-year-old Broderick Johnson barged into the Autozone brandishing a weapon and ordered the manager to tie up the workers and to open the safe. One worker escaped and call 911. SWAT was called in but Johnson came out of the building as they were setting up a perimeter. Police gave him verbal commands to get on the ground which he refused. A struggle ensued and an officer shot and fatally wounded Johnson.[31]
2014-06-09 Roc LaRue (33) Oklahoma (Oklahoma City) Police pursued individual in stolen vehicle who repeatedly ignored commands to pull-over, finally stopping near NW 61st and Shawnee. That's when police said LaRue got out with a large knife in his hands. Oklahoma City Police said he ignored commands to put down his weapon and surrender so they used Tasers on him. They said they were ineffective and they then used a bean bag shotgun to try and slow him down. It also proved ineffective and they said LaRue was getting closer to officers. That's when they pulled their firearms. Police say two of their officers and one Warr Acres officer fired their guns to stop LaRue. He was taken to a local hospital where he later died.[32]
2014-06-09 Miller, Jerad (31) Nevada (Las Vegas) Jerad Miller shot three people (including two law enforcement officers) dead before an officer gunned down Jerad Miller. His partner and wife, Amanda Miller, committed suicide by gunshot.[33]
2014-06-09 Victor Villalpando (16) New Mexico (Espanola) Possible "suicide by cop". Police say Villalpando called 911 about a suspicious person, then gave them a description of the clothes he was wearing and said the person was armed.[34]
2014-06-07 Angela Beatrice Randolph (38) Maryland (Glen Burnie) An MTA officer was called over to a bus shelter at the Cromwell light rail station Saturday evening for a disruptive woman. Investigators say the woman began assaulting the officer, choking a female officer and pulling her hair. Several witnesses tried to intervene. The officer was able to remove her gun and fired one shot striking the suspect in the upper leg area. The suspect and the officer were taken to hospitals, and the suspect was pronounced dead.[35]
2014-06-06 David Latham (32) Virginia (Norfolk) When police arrived at the scene of a domestic situation call, an officer encountered Latham, who allegedly threatened the officer with a knife. The officer discharged his firearm and hit Latham [36]
2014-06-06 Thomas L. White (28) Idaho (Coeur d'Alene) Officers responding to a domestic dispute call were allegedly fired upon by White. Three officers returned fire.[37]
2014-06-05 Glen Griggs (53) California (Sunnyvale) Sunnyvale police intended to confront Griggs regarding the disappearance of his roommate and the possible connection to three other women he had know and who had died under unusual circumstances. He brandished a BB gun and officers killed him.[38][39]
2014-06-04 Harold Murphy (35) South Dakota (Rapid City) The suspect attempted to run from the officer after being stopped for illegal use of an ATV, and a second officer who was on scene pursued him a short distance. As the second officer tackled the suspect, Harold Murphy began firing a handgun he had in his possession.[40]
2014-06-02 Spencer, Drew Marian (21) North Carolina (Hickory) Hickory police officers Clayton Albrecht and John Ray were questioning the driver of a truck in a gas station parking lot. Police say they recognized the truck from a flight call two days prior. The officers shot and killed the man after he allegedly pointed a handgun at them, which they say had jammed.[41]
2014-06-02 McCollum, Deborah (52) South Carolina (Aiken) Officers were responding to a call of someone threatening suicide, when McCollum allegedly came to the door with a gun. Deputy Christopher Salley pulled out his gun and fatally shot her. Neighbors said that McCollum's husband had recently died.[42]
2014-06-01 Kleinbeck, Michael (52) Kansas (Fredonia) Two Montgomery County officers were responding to a report of an armed individual when they shot and killed Kleinback. Police say they believe Kleinbeck was living on the property in a camper or trailer.[43]

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