Deputy Sheriff Casey Lee Shoemate

Deputy Sheriff Casey Lee Shoemate

Miller County Sheriff's Office, Missouri

End of Watch Friday, April 20, 2018

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Casey Lee Shoemate

Deputy Sheriff Casey Shoemate was killed in a vehicle crash on Route Y, just north of Rabbit Hill Road while responding to a structure fire at a fellow employee's house.

He collided head-on with an oncoming vehicle during the response. Deputy Shoemate was pronounced dead at the scene. The other driver was flown to a local hospital in serious condition.

Deputy Shoemate had served with the Miller County Sheriff's Office for one year. Prior to that, he served as a police officer in the Eldon Police Department for four years. He is survived by his two children, fiancee, parents, and several siblings.


  • Age 26
  • Tour 5 years
  • Badge 5318

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

response driving

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Rest in peace Deputy Sheriff Shoemate.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

May 8, 2023

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