Corrections Employee Beverly Jo Taylor

Corrections Employee Beverly Jo Taylor

Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction, Ohio

End of Watch Thursday, June 7, 1990

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Beverly Jo Taylor

Corrections Employee Beverly Taylor, a prison teacher, was stabbed to death at the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility while supervising an inmate who had been sentenced to life in prison.

The inmate was convicted of kidnapping and murder and received another life sentence. He will be eligible for parole in 2056.


  • Age 32
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Stabbed
  • Weapon Edged weapon; Knife
  • Offender Sentenced to life

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Thank you for your selfless and noble service and please know that your sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

June 7, 2021

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