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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My family and I would like to extend our sincere condolences to the family, friends, and fellow co-workers of Deputy Sheriff Maurice Ford during this difficult time. May they find comfort and support from those around them. May happy moments from the past bring forth precious memories to cherish for a lifetime. May God help heal their aching hearts. Thank you for your service and may you rest in peace Deputy Sheriff Maurice Ford.

Gail M. Pabst
Aunt of fallen Detroit Police Officer Jennifer Fettig eow 2/16/04

November 3, 2020

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