Deputy Sheriff Gary Allan Johnson

Deputy Sheriff Gary Allan Johnson

Montgomery County Sheriff's Office, New York

End of Watch Thursday, August 1, 1991

Gary Allan Johnson

Deputy Johnson was killed while responding to a domestic disturbance call. His patrol car was run off the road by a drunk driver and hit a tree. The drunk driver fled the scene but was later apprehended. However, the grand jury declined to indict the suspect. The man was arrested and convicted of a later arson in which several firefighters were injured.

Deputy Johnson was survived by his wife and two sons.


  • Age 36
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 18

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Weapon Automobile; Alcohol involved
  • Offender Convicted of unrelated crimes

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You'll be happy to know you're never forgotten. MCSO now has a K9 named in your memory. Your spirit lives on. RIP my Brother. "When you walk in front of me, I shall always have your back. When you walk behind me, I shall always be willing to lay down my life for you. And so long as you walk beside me, I shall always call you my Brother."
Rest easy, we have the watch.


June 29, 2016

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