Deputy Sheriff James A. Allen

Deputy Sheriff James A. Allen

Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, Florida

End of Watch Tuesday, May 21, 1974

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James A. Allen

Deputy Sheriff James Allen suffered a fatal heart attack while struggling with an inmate at the old Hillsborough County Jail at 1301 Morgan Street.

Deputy Allen had served with the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office for nine years.


  • Age 55
  • Tour 9 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack
  • Weapon Person
  • Offender Not available


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Thank you for your service and please know that your sacrifice is one that will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement family. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

May 21, 2021

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