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Pierce County Sheriff's Department
County-City Bldg First Floor 930
Tacoma Ave. S.
Tacoma, WA 98402
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Deputy Sheriff Daniel A. McCartney was shot and killed while responding to a burglary call. Deputy McCartney began to pursue the suspect on foot and shots were fired at the deputy. He was transported to the hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. Deputy McCartney is the first officer to be shot and killed in 2018 and the first officer fatality from the state of Washington.