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Deputy Sheriff William Harry Collins | Fresno County Sheriff's Office, California Fresno County Sheriff's Office, California

Deputy Sheriff

William Harry Collins

Fresno County Sheriff's Office, California

End of Watch: Thursday, February 25, 1937

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 53

Tour: 13 years

Badge # Not available

Cause: Automobile crash

Incident Date: 2/7/1934

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Deputy Collins succumbed to injuries received three years earlier when the car he was riding in was struck by a gasoline truck. He and the undersheriff were searching for a witness in an upcoming murder trial when the accident occurred. Deputy Collins suffered severe head and body injuries which lead to his death three years later.
Deputy Collins had been with the agency for 13 years and was survived by his wife and son, both of whom served with the agency as well.

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Rest in Peace, Deputy Collins. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

Officer 11169
October 23, 2009

 

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