Patrolman Jack D. Claywell

Patrolman Jack D. Claywell

Grayson Police Department, Kentucky

End of Watch Thursday, June 16, 1983

Add to My Heroes

Jack D. Claywell

Patrolman Claywell was killed when his patrol car was struck by a suspect's vehicle during a vehicle pursuit. He was assisting another unit in the pursuit when the suspect's vehicle struck his patrol car in an intersection. Patrolman Claywell was ejected from his vehicle. He was transported to a local hospital where he died from his injuries several days later.

The suspect was never indicted or charged in connection with Patrolman Claywell's death.

Patrolman Claywell was survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 30
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 205

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit
  • Incident Date Not available
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Never indicted

Most Recent Reflection

View all 12 Reflections

Rest in peace Patrolman Claywell.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

May 30, 2019

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.