Correctional Officer Brandon Elliot Kountz

Correctional Officer Brandon Elliot Kountz

United States Department of Justice - Federal Bureau of Prisons, U.S. Government

End of Watch Sunday, March 31, 2013

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Brandon Elliot Kountz

Correctional Officer Brandon Kountz suffered a fatal heart attack while responding to a body alarm at FCC Beaumont, in Beamont Texas.

He was rushing to assist other officers deal with the inmates when he suddenly collapsed.

Officer Kountz had served with the Federal Bureau of Prisons for only 11 months. He is survived by his wife.


  • Age 26
  • Tour 11 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack
  • Location Texas

prisoner custody

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Officer Kountz,
On today, the 10th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for our Country. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy. There is no tougher job in Law Enforcement than that of a Corrections Officer.


United States Border Patrol

March 31, 2023

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