Deputy Sheriff Roy M. Trimm

Deputy Sheriff Roy M. Trimm

Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office, Virginia

End of Watch Saturday, February 27, 1960

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Roy M. Trimm

Deputy Roy Trimm was killed and two other deputies were injured when a load of illegal fireworks exploded in their car. The fireworks had been confiscated the previous year and were being transported to an abandoned well to be destroyed.


  • Age 38
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Explosion

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Deputy Trimm your service will never be forgotten. Today, 53 years after your death "A" honors you by dedicating our shift to you. R.I.P. brother, we have the watch.

Sgt. J.L. Slaughter
Radford City Police Department

February 27, 2013

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