Sheriff Lewis Melvin Moore, Jr.

Sheriff Lewis Melvin Moore, Jr.

Waller County Sheriff's Office, Texas

End of Watch Sunday, May 8, 1927

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Lewis Melvin Moore, Jr.

Sheriff Melvin Moore was killed in an automobile crash outside of Houston, Texas.

His patrol car was struck by another vehicle, causing it to overturn and roll over several times. He was thrown from the vehicle and pinned underneath. He was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

Sheriff Moore had served with the Waller County Sheriff's Office for two years. He was survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 39
  • Tour 4 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Rest in Peace Sheriff Lewis Melvin Moore Jr. Thank You for your Service and Sacrifice protecting the citizens of Waller County, Texas.

Senior Special Agent B.L. Sherwood (Ret)
Port Terminal Railroad Police Houston, Texas

May 8, 2016

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