Deputy Sheriff Michael Triplett

Deputy Sheriff Michael Triplett

Washington County Sheriff's Office, Missouri

End of Watch Thursday, November 29, 2007

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Michael Triplett

Deputy Sheriff Michael Triplett was killed in an automobile crash while responding to a domestic disturbance call at approximately 12:00 pm. He was flown to St. Louis University Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

Deputy Triplett had served for two years as a part-time deputy for the department while also serving full time as a Missouri police officer. He also served as a security officer for Mineral Area College. He is survived by his wife and three children.


  • Age 48
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge 271

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

vehicle crash

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Triplett or 'TRIP' was the very definition of Dependable. Always a pleasure to work with and would always be there when you needed help. Miss you, Sir. R.I.P.

Deputy Tony Maxwell
Washington County Sheriff's Office

March 27, 2024

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