Deputy Robert Hugh Milligan

Deputy Robert Hugh Milligan

Broward County Sheriff's Office, Florida

End of Watch Saturday, August 12, 1978

Robert Hugh Milligan

Deputy Milligan was shot after attempting to serve an eviction notice. He died from his wounds three days later.

Deputy Milligan had been with the agency for two years and was survived by his wife.

Bio

  • Age 53
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Wednesday, August 9, 1978
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

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The Sheriffs of Florida and their deputies will never forget the sacrifice you and your family made to uphold our laws and protect society.

Your name has been inscribed on the Florida Sheriffs and the National Law Enforcement Memorial and in our hearts. May you forever rest in peace.

A scripture inscribed on the Florida Sheriffs Law Enforcement Memorial:

"Blessed are the peacemakers,
for they shall be called the children
of God." Matthew 5:9

Executive Director Steve Casey
Florida Sheriffs Association

August 20, 2016

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