Deputy Scott Harry Smith

Deputy Scott Harry Smith

Habersham County Sheriff's Office, Georgia

End of Watch Tuesday, February 20, 1996

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Scott Harry Smith

Deputy Smith was killed in the early morning hours after he lost control of his patrol car during bad weather. His vehicle left the roadway and overturned in a creek. He became trapped in the vehicle and drowned as a result.

Deputy Smith had served with the agency for 3 years.


  • Age 25
  • Tour 3 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Deputy Sheriff Smith,
On today, the 25th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Habersham County. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


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February 20, 2021

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