Lieutenant Brian Murphy is a former Oak Creek, WI police officer who was the first on the scene during the August 2012 Sikh Temple massacre that left six people dead from a ruthless killer who methodically and systematically plotted the attack. Lt. Murphy arrived on the scene after being notified of the incident and while awaiting his backup officers to arrive was shot a total of 15 times as the killer was attempting to flee. Lt. Murphy is a national speaker and former SWAT team member and speaks on valuable seconds lost are lives lost during these acts of workplace violence. Lt. Murphy was cited during the President of the United States “State of the Union Address” and now speaks nationwide to diverse groups and helps open the eyes of all who fall into the world of denial and believe “it won’t happen here.” Lt. Murphy is a firm believer in the Hero911 & Guard911 technologies and believes the key to EVERY ONE of these senseless acts of violence is a quicker police notification and response time.
Former Oak Creek, WI police officer