Deputy Sheriff Jean Estelle Daugharty

Deputy Sheriff Jean Estelle Daugharty

Lake County Sheriff's Office, Florida

End of Watch Sunday, January 24, 1993

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Jean Estelle Daugharty

Deputy Sheriff Jean Daugharty was killed when her patrol car struck a utility pole as she tried to pass another vehicle on the way to a domestic dispute call.

She was attempting to pass a vehicle pulling a boat on County Road 437, near Wolf Branch Road, when the crash occurred. A deputy who had just graduated from the academy and whom she was training was injured in the crash.

Deputy Daugharty had served with the Lake County Sheriff's Office for nine years. She was survived by her parents.


  • Age 36
  • Tour 9 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

domestic, emergency response, single vehicle crash

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Deputy Sheriff Daugarty,
On today, the 30th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Lake County. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

January 24, 2023

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