Deputy Sheriff Volmer D. Owen

Deputy Sheriff Volmer D. Owen

Jefferson County Sheriff's Office, Alabama

End of Watch Thursday, September 4, 1986

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Volmer D. Owen

Deputy Sheriff Volmer Owen was killed when his patrol car was struck head-on by a DUI driver on I-65 in Birmingham, Alabama.

Deputy Owen was survived by his wife, son, grandson, and great-grandson.


  • Age 55
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Weapon Automobile; Alcohol involved
  • Offender Not available

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Rest in peace always and please know that your service and sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten by your fellow law enforcement.

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

September 4, 2020

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