Deputy Sheriff Sandra Belle Wilson

Deputy Sheriff Sandra Belle Wilson

Miller County Sheriff's Office, Missouri

End of Watch Tuesday, December 10, 1991

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Sandra Belle Wilson

Deputy Sheriff Sandra Wilson was shot and killed by the suspect who shot and killed Deputy Leslie Roark of the Moniteau County Sheriff's Department.

Deputy Wilson was shot in the 100 block of North East Street in California, Missouri, when she got out of her patrol car while participating in the day-long search for the suspect. Sheriff Charles Smith of the Cooper County Sheriff's Department was shot when he ran to investigate the gunshots that killed Deputy Wilson.

The suspect was found guilty of capital murder and was executed on January 9, 2002.

Deputy Wilson was survived by her husband, son, daughter, and mother.


  • Age 42
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 5308

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Executed in 2002

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Rest in peace always knowing that your service and sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

December 10, 2020

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