Chief of Police George James Morris

Chief of Police George James Morris

Brunswick Police Department, Maryland

End of Watch Tuesday, August 14, 1979

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George James Morris

Chief of Police George Morris was killed in an automobile crash on MD Route 67, near Rohrersville, when his department vehicle was struck head-on by a drunk driver.

He was returning to Brunswick following a meeting in Hagerstown, Maryland.

Chief Morris has served with the Brunswick Police Department for five years after retiring from the U.S. Air Force. He was survived by his wife, two sons, parents, and two sisters.

Bio

  • Age 41
  • Tour 5 years
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Weapon Automobile; Alcohol involved
  • Offender Not available

drunk driver

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Chief Morris,
On today, the 40th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Brunswick. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol

August 14, 2019

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