Deputy Sheriff Maurice Ford

Deputy Sheriff Maurice Ford

Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office, Florida

End of Watch Thursday, August 27, 2020

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Maurice Ford

Deputy Sheriff Maurice Ford died after contracting COVID-19 during an outbreak among staff and inmate at the West Detention Center at 38811 James Wheeler Way in Belle Glade.

Deputy Ford had served with the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office for 14 years. He is survived by his wife and son.

In early 2020, thousands of law enforcement officers and other first responders throughout the country contracted COVID-19 during the worldwide pandemic due to requirements of their job. Many of these first responders died as a result of COVID-19.

Bio

  • Age 50
  • Tour 14 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause COVID19

communicable disease, COVID-19

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Deputy Sheriff Ford,

Thank you for your sacrifice for our nation. May you be with the Lord and may he be with your family.

Det. Russ Cain
Pittsburgh PD

September 22, 2020

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