Sheriff Mac Wesley Hancock

Sheriff Mac Wesley Hancock

Cochran County Sheriff's Department, Texas

End of Watch Monday, May 3, 1948

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Mac Wesley Hancock

Sheriff Hancock was killed in an automobile accident on the Levelland-Whiteface Highway while returning from Huntsville after dropping off a prisoner. His vehicle struck a piece of construction equipment during a heavy dust storm.

Sheriff Hancock had been with the agency for three years and was survived by his two sons.


  • Age 60
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Rest in Peace Sheriff Mac Wesley Hancock. Thank You for your Service and Sacrifice protecting the citizens of Cochran County, Texas.

I Pray for Peace for your Family, Friends and Co-Workers.


Senior Special Agent B.L. Sherwood (Ret)
Port Terminal Railroad Police Houston, Texas

May 4, 2016

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