Deputy II Kenneth Ray Blair

Deputy II Kenneth Ray Blair

Maricopa County Sheriff's Office, Arizona

End of Watch Thursday, September 28, 1995

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Kenneth Ray Blair

Deputy Blair was shot and killed while responding to a domestic disturbance call at an apartment located at 13517 W. Glendale Road.

The suspect committed suicide shortly after murdering Deputy Blair.

Deputy Blair a 22-year Air Force veteran, had been with the agency for eight years. He is survived by his wife, parents, two sisters and a brother.


  • Age 46
  • Tour 8 years
  • Badge 812
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Committed suicide


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Thank you sir, and thank you Mrs. Blair for your sacrifices. The costs go even deeper than the death of a husband under such circumstance--it is an entire family which is torn. Maricopa county is a better, safer place because of Deputy Kenneth Blair.

Stan Jefferson
Citizen of Arizona

September 28, 2017

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