Deputy Sheriff Jack Brock

Deputy Sheriff Jack Brock

Harlan County Sheriff's Office, Kentucky

End of Watch Tuesday, December 7, 1971

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Jack Brock

Deputy Brock was shot twice in the back of the head and killed while transporting a prisoner to jail. He had arrested the man for driving while intoxicated. The suspect was arrested the following day and charged with murder. He was convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment.

He was survived by his wife, 10 sons, and 5 daughters.


  • Age 43
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun; .38 caliber
  • Offender Sentenced to Life Imprisonment

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I was just thinking yesterday (12/7/2020) about my paternal grandfathers passing...49 yrs ago
I, myself, am only 43; so, I never got to meet him...but I never forget him on this day or his birthday ❤️

Ronnie Brock, Jr.

December 8, 2020

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