Message from ISSDA President Pulkrabek on the Death of Pottawattamie County Sheriff's Deputy Mark Burbridge

Today the Pottawattamie County Sheriff’s Office and Iowa State Sheriffs’ and Deputies lost one of our own. Deputy Mark Burbridge, a 12 year veteran was shot and killed in the line of duty. Deputy Pat Morgan, a 10 year veteran was shot and injured in the same attack. He is in stable condition with an injury to the lower torso.
Our hearts and prayers go out to the family of the slain Deputy Sheriff, Sheriff Jeff Danker and his staff, as well as all of those in the law enforcement community who has lost a brother.
Please begin wearing mourning badges and we recommend wearing them until the eve of the funeral for Deputy Burbridge.
Lonny Pulkrabek
Johnson County Sheriff
511 S. Capitol St. Box 2540
Iowa City, IA 52244
Phone # 319-356-6020 Ext. 8901
Fax # 319-356-6017