Trooper Jerry Don Davis

Trooper Jerry Don Davis

Texas Department of Public Safety - Texas Highway Patrol, Texas

End of Watch Sunday, October 5, 1980

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Jerry Don Davis

Trooper Jerry Davis was shot and killed after stopping a vehicle for a traffic violation. The suspect was apprehended, convicted, and sentenced to life in prison.

Trooper Davis had been with the agency for just under two years and was stationed at Slaton. He was survived by his parents.

Bio

  • Age 25
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge 4673

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Sentenced to life

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Jerry and I attended the Academy together A-79.......He was really a gentle type person who served the state of Texas with pride.......I see his memorial stone 3 or 4 times a year passing through Slaton. He was a really good man.
RIP- JD
Jack Meredith

Jack Meredith
Fellow recruit A-79 Texas DPS

October 5, 2021

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