Officer Tony Jackson Garrett

Officer Tony Jackson Garrett

Carrollton Police Department, Georgia

End of Watch Sunday, December 28, 1975

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Tony Jackson Garrett

Officer Tony Garrett was killed in an automobile accident during a high speed vehicle pursuit with an intoxicated driver that lasted for 45 minutes and went through two counties. Officer Garrett was a passenger in the patrol car.

The suspect caused a state trooper to crash also, seriously injuring him, before crashing and being arrested.


  • Age 28
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit
  • Incident Date Friday, December 26, 1975
  • Weapon Not available
  • Offender Apprehended

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I’m the son who was born a month after this accident. I never knew my dad, but I am very proud of him and happy to see this and the nice reflections others have left for him.
Thank you all.

Tony Garrett

Tony Garrett

July 18, 2020

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