Revenue Agent Daniel J. Hancock

Revenue Agent Daniel J. Hancock

Georgia Department of Revenue - Alcohol and Tobacco Tax Unit, Georgia

End of Watch Thursday, May 17, 1962

Daniel J. Hancock

Agent Daniel Hancock was killed in an automobile accident while he and another agent pursued a vehicle suspected of transporting illegal whiskey in Dougherty County, near Moultrie, Georgia.

The other agent, who was driving at the time, lost control of the vehicle and struck a tree. The suspects that were being pursued were arrested later on by federal agents.

Agent Hancock had served with the Georgia Department of Revenue for 12 years.

Bio

  • Age 52
  • Tour 12 years
  • Badge 974

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Not available

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Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
God Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito
Texas

May 17, 2015

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