Deputy Sheriff Neil Simpkins

Deputy Sheriff Neil Simpkins

Bonneville County Sheriff's Office, Idaho

End of Watch Monday, June 2, 1924

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Neil Simpkins

Deputy Sheriff Neil Simpkins was shot and killed in Idaho Falls while attempting to serve a warrant on a man for violating the liquor law.

The suspect was apprehended, convicted of second-degree murder, and sentenced to 10 to 20 years in prison.

Deputy Simpkins was survived by his wife and 11 children.

Bio

  • Age 52
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Convicted of murder

alcohol violation, warrant service

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Rest in peace Deputy Sheriff Simpkins. Wow to leave a widow and 11 kids behind quite a humble hero.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

May 25, 2020

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