Deputy Sheriff Brian Edward Hayden

Deputy Sheriff Brian Edward Hayden

Choctaw County Sheriff's Office, Oklahoma

End of Watch Thursday, April 19, 2012

Brian Edward Hayden

Deputy Sheriff Brian Hayden was killed when his patrol truck collided with another patrol car on US Highway 70 as the two responded to a shots fired call involving a third officer.

He and an officer from the Choctaw National Tribal Police were responding to the call at approximately 9:30 pm. As the two vehicles neared an intersection, Deputy Hayden began to turn left when his truck was struck by the patrol car, which was traveling behind him. Deputy Hayden's suffered fatal injuries and died at the scene. The tribal police officer suffered severe injuries and was flown to a hospital in Texas.

Deputy Hayden was a U.S. Air Force veteran. He had served with the Choctaw County Sheriff's Office for one year and had previously served with the Nicoma Park Police Department for 18 years. He is survived by his wife and four children.

Bio

  • Age 47
  • Tour 19 years
  • Badge 1206
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Hey Brother it’s still hard to believe it’s been 6 years, time just can’t seem to get easier I will always remember your help when I needed it your words of wisdom bits of advice the occasional butt chewing when I made a mistake how I would give for those days again you will always be in my thoughts and prayers till we meet again

Patrolman Shane Mustard
Carney police department Carney,Oklahoma

April 19, 2018

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