Deputy Sheriff Maurice E. Anglin

Deputy Sheriff Maurice E. Anglin

Collier County Sheriff's Office, Florida

End of Watch Saturday, December 2, 1972

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Maurice E. Anglin

Deputy Anglin suffered a fatal heart attack following a struggle with a suspect he was arresting for drunk driving. Several civilian bystanders had to assist Deputy Anglin in subdueing the suspect. After placing the suspect in the back of the patrol car Deputy Anglin radioed dispatch and then suffered a fatal heart attack.
Deputy Anglin had been with the agency for seven months.


  • Age 49
  • Tour 7 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack

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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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