Deputy Sheriff Michael Christopher Doane

Deputy Sheriff Michael Christopher Doane

Broward County Sheriff's Office, Florida

End of Watch Friday, December 24, 1999

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Michael Christopher Doane

Deputy Sheriff Michael Doane died approximately two weeks after being involved in a car crash that occurred as he responded to assist another deputy who had been shot in Lauderdale Lakes.

The second deputy had been working secondary employment as a security guard at a nightclub when he was shot while chasing a shooting suspect. Deputy Doane was responding to assist the wounded deputy when his patrol car struck two parked trucks when he swerved to avoid another car at the intersection of State Road 7 and NW 19th Street. He remained on life support for 12 days.

The suspect was charged with attempted murder for the shooting of the second deputy.

Deputy Doane had served in law enforcement for a total of seven years. He was survived by his parents and sister.


  • Age 26
  • Tour 7 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash
  • Incident Date Sunday, December 12, 1999

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Mike, I really don’t even know where to start. Just know you’re not forgotten. And 100% will never forget you pulling into the front yard of my house, lights and sirens blaring, telling my neighbor there to see if she could go back inside. I tell that story often.


June 14, 2024

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