Sheriff Charles C. Miller

Sheriff Charles C. Miller

Iosco County Sheriff's Department, Michigan

End of Watch Sunday, July 1, 1934

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Charles C. Miller

Sheriff Miller was shot and killed while responding to a shots fired where a man had just murdered three neighbors who were being loud during a party. When Sheriff Miller arrived at the scene he encountered the man in a garage and was shot.

The suspect later turned himself in and stated the party was disturbing his sleep. He pled guilty to four counts of murder and was sentenced to life in prison. He died in prison June 12, 1958.

Sheriff Miller had been elected sheriff 4 years earlier. He was a WWI veteran and was survived by his wife and three sons.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour 4 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Shotgun
  • Offender Died in prison

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

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Delaware State Police (Retired)

July 1, 2020

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