Deputy Sheriff Edd Williams

Deputy Sheriff Edd Williams

Harris County Sheriff's Office, Texas

End of Watch Saturday, January 12, 1974

Edd Williams

Deputy Sheriff Edd Williams was shot and killed during a robbery at an apartment complex.

Deputy Williams, who was not in uniform, was in the manager's office when two men entered and produced weapons. They forced the manager and Deputy Williams into an adjoining room and began searching the two men. Deputy Williams lunged at the suspect when the man discovered his badge.

The subject stepped back and shot Deputy Williams in the chin.


  • Age 35
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available


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You are not forgotten, nor will you ever be. Thank you for your service to our community.

You shall live in the hearts of those who loved you, those who admired you, and those you helped in their times of need; thus you will never be forgotten.

Most respectfully Deputy Williams, although I never knew you, I dedicate this day to your memory.

D.O. Kaboutari
Harris County Sheriff's Office, TX

January 14, 2017

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