Patrolman George Ellis Jacobs

Patrolman George Ellis Jacobs

San Antonio Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Sunday, January 14, 1973

George Ellis Jacobs

Patrolman Jacobs was shot and killed when he interrupted a robbery in progress at a local store. Patrolman Jacobs was unaware that the robbery was taking place and was shot once in the head as he pulled into the store's parking lot. The suspect was apprehended and sentenced to life.

Patrolman Jacobs had served with the San Antonio Police Department for 4 years. He was survived by his wife, daughter, and son.

Bio

  • Age Not available
  • Tour 4 years
  • Badge 277

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Sentenced to life

Most Recent Reflection

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HEY GEORGE....
IT HAS BEEN 45 YEARS SINCE THAT HORRIBLE, SNOWY, DREADFUL JANUARY NIGHT. 45 YEARS!! TIME CHANGES NOTHING, YET TIME CHANGES EVERYTHING! YOUR KIDS...SHELLY AND VINCE ARE SUCH GOOD , KIND AND COMPASSIONATE ADULTS. THEY ARE SMART, AND LOVING. AND OH!! HOW THEY MISS THEIR DADDY!! THEY ARE YOUR GREATEST LEGACY, GEORGE. YOU ARE REMEMBERED FOR SO MANY THINGS BY SO MANY PEOPLE....BUT THOSE TWO KIDS ARE YOUR GREATEST ACCOMPLISHMENT! WE MISS YOU HERE ON EARTH...THO THIS WORLD HAS GONE MAD, AND YOU AND TRACY AND MOM AND ALL THE ONES YOU ARE WITH ARE SAFE FROM FURTHER HARM. YOU ARE WRAPPED IN GOD'S LOVING ARMS...I DO SO BELIEVE THAT!! KISS MY KID FOR ME GEORGE, AND KISS "HEY" FOR ME TOO! PLEASE TELL THEM I LOVE YOU ALL...AND MISS YOU ALL TERRIBLY!
STILL YOUR SISTER IN LAW...
SHARMAINE

SHARMAINE HALLER
Sister-In-Law

January 10, 2018

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