Police Officer Glenn Homs

Police Officer Glenn Homs

Irving Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Saturday, July 3, 1993

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Glenn Homs

Officer Homs was struck and killed by a drunk driver as he was setting out flares around a dead cow.

The 24-year-old suspect was apprehended an hour later in Coppell after he wrecked his car at a railroad crossing. He was convicted of involuntary manslaughter and sentenced to 10 years.

Officer Homs had served with the Irving Police Department for nine years. He was survived by his wife.


  • Age 30
  • Tour 9 years
  • Badge 518

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Weapon Automobile; Alcohol involved
  • Offender Sentenced to 10 years

Impaired Driver, traffic hazard

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Officer Homs,
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 Irving. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

July 3, 2023

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