Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 7 years
Badge # 24
Incident Date: 10/9/1980
Suspect: Released after 8 years
Deputy Sheriff Ford Humphrey was shot and killed while responding to a domestic disturbance call. After Deputy Humphrey arrived the suspect opened fire with a shotgun, fatally wounding him.
The suspect was sentenced to 21 years but was released after serving only eight years.
Deputy Humphrey had served with the Stafford County Sheriff's Office for serven years and was assigned to Field Operations. He was survived by his wife and daughter.