Deputy Sheriff Joseph Elmer Whitworth

Deputy Sheriff Joseph Elmer Whitworth

Escambia County Sheriff's Office, Florida

End of Watch Thursday, April 22, 1954

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Joseph Elmer Whitworth

Deputy Whitworth was shot and killed during a barricade situation after a suspect fled during a traffic stop. He had been with the agency for one year.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour 1 year
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

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Rest in peace Deputy Sheriff Whitworth.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

April 22, 2020

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