Police Officer Mack Norris

Police Officer Mack Norris

Parrish Police Department, Alabama

End of Watch Saturday, August 6, 1955

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Mack Norris

Police Officer Mack Norris was shot and killed as he and another officer attempted to arrest a man for drunk driving.

The suspect exited his truck and opened fire with a .22 caliber rifle. Despite being mortally wounded, Officer Norris was able to return fire and wounded the suspect. The 43-year-old suspect was tried and acquitted on November 19, 1955.


  • Age 62
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Rifle; .22 caliber
  • Offender Acquitted

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Rest in peace always knowing that your memory, service and sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

August 6, 2020

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