Deputy Sheriff Ruby Ann Rainault

Deputy Sheriff Ruby Ann Rainault

Essex County Sheriff's Department, Vermont

End of Watch Monday, November 24, 2003

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Ruby Ann Rainault

Deputy Ruby Rainault was killed in an automobile crash on U.S. Route 2. She was making a U-turn to help a stranded motorist when her patrol car was broadsided by a truck.

Deputy Rainault is survived by her husband, who is also an Essex County deputy sheriff.

The Essex County Sheriff's Department has only six part-time deputies and does not normally perform law enforcement duties because of a lack of funds.


  • Age 54
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Essex 9

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

disabled motorist, routine driving

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Deputy Sheriff Rainault,
On today, the 20th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Essex County. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


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November 24, 2023

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