Sergeant Gordon William Best

Sergeant Gordon William Best

North Myrtle Beach Department of Public Safety, South Carolina

End of Watch Friday, January 1, 2021

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Gordon William Best

Sergeant Gordon Best was killed in a vehicle crash at 3809 Hwy 17 S near 39th Avenue S, while responding to a call at about 4:00 am.

His patrol car left the roadway and struck a utility pole during a period of rain.

Sergeant Best had served with the North Myrtle Beach Department of Public Safety for seven years. He is survived by his wife and two children.

Bio

  • Age 30
  • Tour 7 years
  • Badge 178

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Thinking of you and all of your loved ones during this very difficult time. You will never be forgotten. Continue to keep watch over all of your loved ones and those still out on patrol.

"It hurts when you have someone in your heart,
But you can't have them in your arms." (Author Unknown)

Robert Gordon, Retired DC Riverside, IL
Father of fallen Chicago Officer: Michael P Gordon: EOW 8/8/04

June 15, 2021

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