Deputy Sheriff James Hubert Murphy, Sr.

Deputy Sheriff James Hubert Murphy, Sr.

Fairfield County Sheriff's Office, South Carolina

End of Watch Saturday, September 26, 1970

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James Hubert Murphy, Sr.

Deputy Murphy and Deputy Alfred Perry were killed in an automobile accident during a vehicle pursuit. Their patrol car struck another car head-on during the chase.


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Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Not available

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Rest in peace always and know that your service and sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

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

September 26, 2020

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