Police Officer Ivey Jefferson Williams

Police Officer Ivey Jefferson Williams

Iron City Police Department, Georgia

End of Watch Sunday, June 3, 1923

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Ivey Jefferson Williams

Town Marshal Ivey Jeff Williams was shot and killed by a suspect he was arresting on a illegal possession of liquor charge. The suspect, 40, fled Iron City and was arrested a year later in New Brunswick, New Jersey.

On July 30, 1924, he was tried, convicted of murder, and given the death sentence. In 1925 the Georgia Supreme Court granted a new trial. On November 17, 1925, he was tried and acquitted.


  • Age 33
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Not available
  • Offender Acquitted

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Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
GOD Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito

June 3, 2015

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