Deputy Sheriff Arthur Taylor

Deputy Sheriff Arthur Taylor

Harris County Sheriff's Office, Texas

End of Watch Sunday, May 24, 1914

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Arthur Taylor

Deputy Sheriff Arthur Taylor and Detective Isaac Parsons, of the Houston Police Department, were accidentally shot by other officers while searching for a suspect on Baron Street near Meadow Street who was terrorizing a neighborhood with a rifle.

Deputy Taylor had been deputized that day and was survived by his wife.


  • Age 35
  • Tour 1 day
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire (Inadvertent)

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Deputy Sheriff Taylor,
On today, the 110th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Harris County.

BPA Mike Casey
United States Border Patrol(Retired)

May 24, 2024

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