Patrolman William Burtis Jackson

Patrolman William Burtis Jackson

Starke Police Department, Florida

End of Watch Friday, April 20, 1956

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William Burtis Jackson

Patrolman William Jackson suffered a fatal heart attack while responding to a disturbance call.

During the response, a pedestrian stepped in front of his patrol car causing him to take evasive action. He suffered the heart attack moments later.

Patrolman Jackson had served with the Starke Police Department for only two months. He is survived by his wife and four children.


  • Age 37
  • Tour 2 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack

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Rest in peace Patrolman Jackson.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

June 1, 2019

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