Deputy James Henry Roberts, III

Deputy James Henry Roberts, III

Russell County Sheriff's Department, Alabama

End of Watch Tuesday, July 7, 1998

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James Henry Roberts, III

Deputy Roberts died from injuries he sustained on June 27, 1998, when he was struck by a motorist while he was directing traffic. The vehicle which struck him was attempting to avoid a rear collision with a vehicle which had stopped. Deputy Roberts is survived by his wife and three children.


  • Age 59
  • Tour 18 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle
  • Incident Date Saturday, June 27, 1998

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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

July 15, 2015

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