Sergeant James Curtis Gilbert

Sergeant James Curtis Gilbert

Henry County Police Department, Georgia

End of Watch Sunday, May 2, 2004

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James Curtis Gilbert

Sergeant Jimmy Gilbert was killed when his patrol car struck the back of a tractor-trailer that was parked illegally on the shoulder of the I-75 exit ramp to Jonesboro Road at approximately 6:00 am.

He succumbed to his injuries at the scene.

Sergeant Gilbert had served with the Henry County Police Department for 11 years and had served in law enforcement for a total of 20 years. He is survived by his wife and three children.


  • Age 41
  • Tour 20 years
  • Badge 144

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

vehicle crash

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On this day, I still remember. Thinking of you and your family today.


Lieutenant V.T. Rosen
Henry County Police Department

May 2, 2022

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