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Deputy Sheriff Charles R. Williams | Dade County Sheriff's Department, Florida Dade County Sheriff's Department, Florida

Deputy Sheriff

Charles R. Williams

Dade County Sheriff's Department, Florida

End of Watch: Monday, September 18, 1916

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 46

Tour: Not available

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Incident Date: 9/16/1916

Weapon: Rifle

Offender: Two shot and killed

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Deputy Williams, Deputy Allen Henderson and Deputy William Henderson were shot and killed while riding on a posse in an attempt to arrest four bank robbery suspects. The suspects had fled into the Everglades and were pursued by the posse. After the initial shooting the suspect fled to the western part of the state where two of them were killed and the other two apprehended.

Deputy Allen Henderson and Deputy William Henderson were brothers.

Deputy Williams was survived by his wife and three children.

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Deputy Sheriff William Z. Henderson
Dade County Sheriff's Department, Florida
End of Watch: Saturday, September 16, 1916
Cause: Gunfire

Deputy Sheriff Allen Butler Henderson
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End of Watch: Saturday, September 16, 1916
Cause: Gunfire

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The Sheriffs of Florida and their deputies will never forget the sacrifice you and your family made to uphold our laws and protect society.

Your name has been inscribed on the Florida Sheriffs and the National Law Enforcement Memorial and in our hearts. May you forever rest in peace.

A scripture inscribed on the Florida Sheriffs Law Enforcement Memorial:

"Blessed are the peacemakers,
for they shall be called the children
of God." Matthew 5:9

Executive Director Steve Casey
Florida Sheriffs Association
August 27, 2016

 

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