Deputy Sheriff Troy Todd Bailey

Deputy Sheriff Troy Todd Bailey

Lancaster County Sheriff's Office, Nebraska

End of Watch Friday, September 11, 2020

Add to My Heroes

Troy Todd Bailey

Deputy Sheriff Troy Bailey suffered a fatal heart attack following a confrontational domestic situation with a convicted felon.

Deputy Bailey and another deputy served a protection order to a known felon which stated the felon must be removed from the residence. The felon was confrontational and argumentative. That evening, Deputy Bailey completed his shift and collapsed.

He was transported to the hospital where he succumbed to myocardial infarction.

Deputy Bailey had served with the Lancaster County Sheriff's Office for 25 years and previously served with the Lexington Police Department for 4 1/2 years, Buffalo County Sheriff's Office for a year and the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services for 2 years. He is survived by his two daughters, son, two grandchildren, parents, two sisters, and fiancée.


  • Age 53
  • Tour 33 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Duty related illness
  • Incident Date Tuesday, September 8, 2020

convicted felon, domestic

Most Recent Reflection

View all 2 Reflections

Deputy Sheriff Bailey,

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

February 12, 2023

Want even more control of your Reflection? Create a free ODMP account now for these benefits:

  • Quick access to your heroes
  • Reflections published quicker
  • Save a Reflection signature
  • View, edit or delete any Reflection you've left in the past

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now.