The shooting death of Harris County Deputy Sandeep Dhaliwal is the latest in a growing list of law enforcement deaths over the past five years.
Harris County Pct. 3 Assistant Chief Deputy Constable Clint Greenwood
April 3, 2017
Shot and ambushed outside Baytown Courthouse. Suspect committed suicide.
Bellaire Police Officer Marco Zarate
July 12, 2016
Killed in a crash while chasing a shoplifting suspect. Suspect convicted of murder.
Patton Village Police Sgt. Stacey Baumgartner
June 19, 2016
Killed during a crash while chasing a suspect. An 11-year-old was also killed in crash. Suspect charged with murder.
Pearland Police Officer Endy Ekpanya
June 12, 2016
Hit head on by a suspected drunk driver while responding to a non-emergency call.
Harris County Sheriff's Deputy Darren Goforth
August 28, 2015
Killed at northwest Harris County gas station
Houston Police Officer Richard Martin
May 18, 2015
Struck while setting up spike strips during a pursuit
A look at recent Houston-area law enforcement deaths