Deputy Sheriff Raymond Leach

Deputy Sheriff Raymond Leach

Scioto County Sheriff's Office, Ohio

End of Watch Friday, January 26, 1951

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Raymond Leach

Deputy Sheriff Raymond Leach was killed when his vehicle was struck head-on by another vehicle.

He was en route to pick up a prisoner in another city when the other vehicle attempted to pass a tractor trailer. The driver of the other vehicle was charged with second degree murder.

Deputy Leach had served with the Scioto County Sheriff's Office for six years. He was survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 42
  • Tour 6 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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NEVER FORGET! On behalf of the Westerville, Ohio Division of Police, we honor the dedicated service and ultimate sacrifice of Deputy Sheriff Raymond Leach of the Scioto County Sheriff's Office, Ohio and the additional 58 American Peace Officers who have paid the ultimate sacrifice on this date in history.

Chief Joe Morbitzer
Westerville, Ohio Division of Police

January 26, 2018

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