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
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Incident Details

  • Cause Explosion

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Deputy Sheriff Trimm,
On today, the 60th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Mecklenburg County. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


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February 27, 2020

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