Reserve Deputy Sheriff Michael Don Roberts

Reserve Deputy Sheriff Michael Don Roberts

Pottawatomie County Sheriff's Office, Oklahoma

End of Watch Friday, September 30, 2011

Michael Don Roberts

Reserve Deputies Mike Roberts and Tim Lowry were killed when their patrol car collided with a tractor trailer on State Highway 39, at about 6:50 pm, while serving warrants.

As they crested a hill they encountered a semi that had just made a U-turn. Their patrol car struck the duals of the trailer. Both deputies suffered massive head injuries as a result of the collision.

Deputy Roberts is survived by his wife, five children, parents, two brothers, one sister, and five grandchildren.


  • Age 45
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 357

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Thinking of you and all of your loved ones today. Continue to watch over them and protect them. You are a true hero and will never be forgotten.

Bob Gordon
Father of Fallen Chicago Officer: Michael P. Gordon, EOW: 8/8/04

September 30, 2013

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