Sergeant Gary A. Gaboury

Sergeant Gary Gaboury

Sergeant Gary Gaboury

Sergeant Gary A. Gaboury, a Patrol Commander at the Shaftsbury barracks, and a member of the State Police Dive Team, was killed on May 12th, 1992.

Sergeant Gaboury was killed while attempting to recover the body of a swimmer that had drowned in the notorious Huntington Gorge in Richmond.

Sergeant Michael W. Johnson

Sergeant Mike Johnson

Sergeant Mike Johnson

Sergeant Mike Johnson was struck and killed on June 15th, 2003 at a traffic stop in Thetford, Vermont by a suspect who was fleeing from State Troopers. Sergeant Johnson deployed spike sticks in the roadway, parked his patrol car in the nearby crossover and exited his vehicle. As the suspect approached, he swerved his vehicle into the median to avoid the spike strips and struck Sergeant Johnson. Sergeant Johnson was transported to the hospital where he died from his injuries.