Tuesday, February 12, 2013 12:00 am
While the Galt Police Department is determining what to do about police dog Yaro and adding another K9 officer to the unit, a local resident is spearheading fundraising efforts in honor of fallen Officer Kevin Tonn.
Saturday, January 26, 2013 12:00 am
Galt Police Officer Kevin Tonn's service weapon was securely holstered when he was fatally shot on Jan. 15 by a man he went to question about a suspected burglary in the area of F and Second streets, the Sacramento County Sheriff's Department confirmed Friday.
Tonn was shot by Humphrey Kenneth Gascon II, 30, of Galt, after the two had an extended physical struggle, according to Sheriff's spokesman Sgt. Jason Ramos.
Monday, January 21, 2013 2:33 pm
Hundreds of uniformed public safety personnel streamed into Adventure Christian Church on Monday to pay their final respects to fallen Galt Police Officer Kevin Andrew Tonn. They publicly remembered a man who had dedicated his life to serving others at a young age.
Sunday, January 20, 2013 12:32 pm
Two major events will held late Monday morning — a memorial service for Galt Police Officer Kevin Tonn and Lodi's Martin Luther King observance.
Saturday, January 19, 2013 12:00 am
On Friday, a handful of Galt Police Department employees were working with Sacramento County chaplains to ensure that memorial service details for fallen Officer Kevin Tonn were coming together.
Friday, January 18, 2013 12:00 am
A memorial service has been set for fallen Galt Police Officer Kevin Tonn, the first Galt police officer ever to be killed in the line of duty. He was fatally shot Tuesday in a confrontation with Galt resident Humphrey Gascon II, who shot Tonn before turning the gun on himself.
Thursday, January 17, 2013 12:00 am
The man believed to have fatally shot a Galt police officer was identified Wednesday as Humphrey Kenneth Gascon II, 30, of Galt.