Technical Sergeant Isiah Roberts

Technical Sergeant Isiah Roberts

United States Air Force Security Forces, U.S. Government

End of Watch Thursday, April 17, 1969

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Isiah Roberts

Technical Sergeant Isiah Roberts was shot and killed while responding to a domestic disturbance call on George AFB in California. He and another officer were both shot after responding to the call. The other officer recovered from his wounds.

The subject who shot Sergeant Roberts was convicted of second degree murder and sentenced to 35 years in prison, but was released after serving only seven years.

Sergent Roberts had served in the United States Air Force for 19 years and was assigned to the 831st Security Police Squadron.


  • Age 37
  • Tour 19 years
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Location California
  • Weapon Handgun; .22 caliber
  • Offender Released after 7 years


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My father told me all about Tech Sgt. Roberts, he looked up to him and was very grateful to have had the opportunity to call him friend.

I have pictures that I believe are of Isiah, Dennis, Randy and a few others from the late 1960's of their adventures during their time in the USAF.

I know you recieved mutliple Good Conduct medals, National Service medal with one bronze star among many others. My father never forgot Isiah and I will tell my children about him as well.

God bless him and his family.

Terry Brannock Jr
Son of Airman Terry Brannock Sr

July 3, 2019

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