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Sergeant Joseph Daniel Bock | Corpus Christi Police Department, Texas Corpus Christi Police Department, Texas

Sergeant

Joseph Daniel Bock

Corpus Christi Police Department, Texas

End of Watch: Wednesday, September 9, 1987

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 40

Tour: 13 years

Badge # 110

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Officer's handgun

Offender: Sentence commuted to life

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Sergeant Bock was shot and killed after attempting to arrest a suspect he had just chased. The suspect was able to disarm Sergeant Bock and shot him four times. The man then shot at a passing truck before shooting Sergeant Bock two more times.

The suspect fled the scene but was later apprehended and sentenced to death. On June 12, 2004, the suspect was found to be mentally ill and his sentence was commuted to life with the possibility of parole.

Sergeant Bock had been with the agency for 13 years. He was survived by his two daughters, mother, and two sisters.

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JD,

It has been a long 30 years since you left for Heaven. Things have never been the same for all who knew you. I just wanted to drop by and let you know high above, we still miss you, and honor you. What a good man you were, a great Dad, and a true friend. I know the Angels in Heaven still sing with joy and glory. Until we all meet again in that beautiful Paradise, keep watch on us down here, and we will think of you each time we look up into the skies.....Rest In Peace JD (110 Is Eternally 10-42)

Scott Parker Unit 603
Line Of Duty Disabled Ex Police Officer
September 9, 2017

 

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