Court Bailiff Gerald "Bear" Smith

Court Bailiff Gerald "Bear" Smith

Pahrump Justice Court, Nevada

End of Watch Monday, January 18, 2021

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Gerald "Bear" Smith

Court Bailiff Gerald Smith died from complications as a result of contracting COVID-19 in the line of duty.

Bailiff Smith had served with the Pahrump Justice Court for 16 years. He is survived by his wife and daughter.

Beginning in early 2020, due to the requirements of their job, thousands of law enforcement officers and other first responders throughout the United States contracted COVID-19 during the worldwide pandemic. Hundreds of law enforcement officers died from medical complications as a result of contracting the virus while remaining on duty and interacting with the community.

Bio

  • Age 60
  • Tour 16 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause COVID19
  • Incident Date Not available

communicable disease, COVID-19

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Bailiff Smith,
On today, the 1st anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Pahrump. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
United State Border Patrol

January 18, 2022

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