Login | About Us | Contact Us | Search Connect With ODMP Facebook Twitter
ODMP Remembers...

Chief Deputy Sheriff Clyde E. Hobbs | Uvalde County Sheriff's Department, Texas Uvalde County Sheriff's Department, Texas

Chief Deputy Sheriff

Clyde E. Hobbs

Uvalde County Sheriff's Department, Texas

End of Watch: Tuesday, August 10, 1982

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 34

Tour: 9 years, 6 months

Badge # 43

Cause: Assault

Incident Date: 8/9/1982

Weapon: Person

Suspect: Sentenced to life

· Leave a Reflection
· Add to My Heroes
· Update this memorial

Share this memorial:
Email to a Friend

Chief Deputy Hobbs was beaten to death after stopping a vehicle he suspected of containing stolen goods. The three occupants of the vehicle attached him and beat him severely. Chief Deputy Hobbs succumbed to his wounds approximately 12 hours later.

All three suspects were convicted of Chief Deputy Hobbs' murder and sentenced to life in prison.

Chief Deputy Hobbs had served with the agency for 9.5 years. He was survived by his wife, son, and two daughters.

Leave a Reflection · Update Memorial

View all 13 Reflections

Most Recent Reflection

I was in school at the time of his death. I worked night shift as a jailer and went to school during the day. Clyde was always so encourging and helpful. He was a nice, conciderate person. I think of him often.

Retired Kerrville Police
Co-worker
October 5, 2014

 

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now:

(will show below Reflection)
(will show below Reflection)
(e-mail remains private)
Remember my rank, agency and email address
I have read and agree to the Reflections Terms of Use
(revised 5/31/2012)
 
All 2014 Deaths