Today marks the 50th Anniversary of the murder of Suffolk County Police Officer George Frees. As we honor his sacrifice, we are reminded of the dangers our law enforcement professionals face everyday
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"Officer Frees was shot and killed as he and his partner responded to a domestic disturbance call in Wyandanch, New York. Both officers were shot as they exited their patrol car. Officer Frees' partner survived the shooting, but Officer Frees succumbed to his wounds.
The suspect was killed at the scene of the shooting after the house was set on fire.
Officer Frees had served with the Suffolk County Police Department for 2 years."