Deputy Sheriff John Fitzgerald Strickland

Deputy Sheriff John Fitzgerald Strickland

Harnett County Sheriff's Office, North Carolina

End of Watch Wednesday, September 24, 2003

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John Fitzgerald Strickland

Deputy Sheriff John Strickland was killed in an automobile accident while responding to a call.

He was involved in a single-car crash on Nursery Road near Highway 87.

Deputy Strickland was a U.S. Army veteran and had served with the Harnett County Sheriff's Office for eight months. He is survived by his wife and three children.


  • Age 38
  • Tour 8 months
  • Badge 155
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

emergency response, single vehicle crash

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Rest in peace always knowing that your service and sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

September 24, 2020

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