Fallen Officers Of Lee and Collier County FL 

College Scholarships

Honor Their Sacrifice. Educate Their Legacy.

The Fallen Officers which supports the Robert L. Zore Foundation is pleased to announce Scholarships for Collier And Lee County Fallen Officers. Any student whose parents, or relative that are current or retired law enforcement and wishing to pursue a degree in Criminal Justice, or any police or public safety degree can apply for a $500.00 scholarship per year.  The donations from our Mission 2244 Gala, Blues For The Blue Concert, The Blue Bowl, Boots For Badges Concert and our other events will go towards these scholarships. We need to keep having good people in these fields and we feel these scholarships do that and also remember our Fallen Heroes sacrifices. These funds will stay in Collier and Lee County.

Currently we have 29 Fallen Officers in Lee And Collier County. With 29 Fallen Officers Scholarships in the Name of the Fallen Officers will total $14,500 to help students pursuing a degree in criminal justice, law, public safety, or the academy. We hope to increase these scholarships and with your help we can. We also have two K9's and those two scholarships will go towards any individual going into the K9 Department.

The Fallen Officers Of Lee and Collier County FL Scholarships:


1: A Lee or Collier County Senior or Full Time College student.

2: Who is the son,daughter, relative of a sworn officer working or retired for any law enforcement agency within the geographical boundaries of Lee and Collier County.

3: Is planning to or is currently majoring in criminal justice, law or public safety at an accredited college or university.

4: Currently maintains a 2.5 minimum grade point average.

5: Please apply below. Remember to put the The Fallen Officers Name you are applying for. 

6: You CAN apply only once but you can apply for multiple Fallen Officers Scholarships.

Fallen Officers Of Lee and Collier County FL 

College Scholarships

Collier County Sheriff's Office

Deputy Sheriff W. R. Richardson

Collier County Sheriff's Office, FL

EOW: Friday, December 14, 1928

Cause: Motorcycle crash

Deputy Sheriff William Irwin

Collier County Sheriff's Office, FL

EOW: Sunday, January 20, 1929

Cause: Motorcycle crash

Deputy Sheriff William E. Hutto

Collier County Sheriff's Office, FL

EOW: Thursday, December 24, 1931

Cause: Gunfire

Deputy Sheriff Maurice E. Anglin

Collier County Sheriff's Office, FL

EOW: Saturday, December 2, 1972

Cause: Heart attack

Deputy Sheriff Arthur Allen Amos

Collier County Sheriff's Office, FL

EOW: Monday, December 3, 1979

Cause: Gunfire

Deputy Sheriff Amedicus Q. Howell, III

Collier County Sheriff's Office, FL

EOW: Tuesday, March 29, 1983

Cause: Gunfire

Corporal Mark C. Caperton

Collier County Sheriff's Office, FL

EOW: Sunday, September 23, 1984

Cause: Vehicular assault

Sergeant Roy Arthur Williams

Collier County Sheriff's Office, FL

EOW: Thursday, August 22, 1991

Cause: Automobile crash

Sergeant Joseph Nathan Jones, Jr.

Collier County Sheriff's Office, FL

EOW: Saturday, December 13, 1997

Cause: Vehicular assault

Deputy Raul Dimas

Collier County Sheriff's Office, FL

EOW: Monday, May 24, 1999

Cause: Automobile crash

Sergeant Steven James Dodson

Collier County Sheriff's Office, FL

EOW: Monday, August 7, 2017

Cause: Heart attack

Naples Police Department

Officer Carl Strickland

Naples Police Department, FL

EOW: Saturday, November 6, 1954

Cause: Gunfire

Officer Louie Colin Collins

Naples Police Department, FL

EOW: Friday, December 3, 1971

Cause: Gunfire (Inadvertent)

Fort Myers Police Department

Lieutenant Matthew Gerome Hisler

Fort Myers Police Department, FL

EOW: Friday, January 3, 1930

Cause: Gunfire

Sergeant Logan Laroy Scott

Fort Myers Police Department, FL

EOW: Friday, April 3, 1981

Cause: Automobile crash

Detective Mark Alan Bolhouse

Fort Myers Police Department, FL

EOW: Tuesday, January 19, 1988

Cause: Heart attack

Police Officer Daniel Matthew Starks

Fort Myers Police Department, FL

EOW: Saturday, October 25, 2003

Cause: Vehicle pursuit

Police Officer Andrew Allen Widman

Fort Myers Police Department, FL

EOW: Friday, July 18, 2008

Cause: Gunfire

Police Officer Adam Edward Jobbers-Miller

Fort Myers Police Department, FL

EOW: Saturday, July 28, 2018

Cause: Gunfire

Lee County Sheriff's Office

Deputy Sheriff Richard Keith Eva

Lee County Sheriff's Office, FL

EOW: Saturday, February 12, 1972

Cause: Gunfire

Deputy Sheriff Michael David Yahl

Lee County Sheriff's Office, FL

EOW: Saturday, March 13, 1976

Cause: Gunfire

Deputy Sheriff Dwight Lynn Hall

Lee County Sheriff's Office, FL

EOW: Wednesday, April 11, 1979

Cause: Gunfire

Corporal Ronald Lee Fewell

Lee County Sheriff's Office, FL

EOW: Wednesday, March 16, 1983

Cause: Gunfire

Corporal Alfredo Banos

Lee County Sheriff's Office, FL

EOW: Saturday, January 20, 2001

Cause: Automobile crash

Deputy Sheriff Michael Shostak

Lee County Sheriff's Office, FL

EOW: Thursday, November 8, 2001

Cause: Automobile crash

Corporal Patrick Joseph Healey

Lee County Sheriff's Office, FL

EOW: Thursday, May 13, 2004

Cause: Heart attack

Deputy Sheriff Margena Silvia Nunez

Lee County Sheriff's Office, FL

EOW: Sunday, October 22, 2006

Cause: Vehicular assault

K9's

K9 Rosco

Fort Myers Police Department, FL

EOW: Tuesday, September 7, 2010

Cause: Gunfire

K9 Alko

Lee County Sheriff's Office, FL

EOW: Sunday, April 20, 2003

Cause: Stabbed

These two K9's Alko and Rosco scholarships will go to an individual that will be going into the k9 Department.

To apply please fill out the information below and we will contact you soon with more information.

Robert L. Zore 

E.O.W. 12-25-83

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The Robert L. Zore &
The Fallen Officers Foundation

Email: info@thefallenofficers.com

Phone: 800-712-0831

Address: 

365 Fifth Avenue South

Suite 200

Naples, FL 34102

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