Sheriff Michael L. McKee

Sheriff Michael L. McKee

Kemper County Sheriff's Department, Mississippi

End of Watch Saturday, August 9, 1997

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Michael L. McKee

Sheriff McKee was shot and killed after responding to a suspect's house late on a Saturday night. The suspect had previously shot and killed his father. A Dekalb police officer who went to check on Sheriff McKee was shot in the thigh and wounded but was able to return fire and kill the suspect.


  • Age 42
  • Tour 9 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Shot and killed by another officer

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Sheriff McKee, your sacrifice will never be forgotten! Thank you for your dedicated service to Kemper County and the citizens you were sworn to protect! Continue to rest in peace my fellow LE Brother!
"Greater love has no one than this, than to lay down one's life for his friends." John 15:13

"Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of GOD." Matthew 5:9

Corporal Tony Dunn
Mississippi Highway Patrol, TroopD

August 9, 2016

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