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Deputy Sheriff James Dallas Bryant | Pittsylvania County Sheriff's Office, Virginia Pittsylvania County Sheriff's Office, Virginia

Deputy Sheriff

James Dallas Bryant

Pittsylvania County Sheriff's Office, Virginia

End of Watch: Sunday, January 26, 1936

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 49

Tour: Not available

Badge # Not available

Cause: Vehicular assault

Weapon: Automobile

Offender: Convicted

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Deputy Bryant was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver while he and his partner questioned the driver of a suspicious vehicle during a traffic stop on Route 58. A vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed struck Deputy Bryant and then fled the scene. The driver was eventually identified and arrested. The man was convicted of the charges in connection with Deputy Bryant's death.

Deputy Bryant was survived by his wife and two sons.

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Today, 78 years after his sacrifice, “A” Shift honors Deputy Bryant by dedicating our watch to him. God bless you, R.I.P. brother.

Sgt. Jason Slaughter
Radford City Police Department
January 26, 2014

 

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