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“Fallen But Not Forgotten”


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Timothy Betts


EOW: 08/26/2012

Correctional Officer Timothy Betts responded to a staff call for help due to an Officer being assaulted by an inmate. Once the fight was broken up...

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Jerome Brewer


EOW: 08/01/2007

After participating in a planned basketball game with the wards and a teacher, Mr. Brewer collapsed on the floor. Help was called and Mr. Brewer wa...

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Phillip Curry


EOW: 12/13/1994

Correctional Officer Phillip Curry was stabbed to death on the third tier of D cell house. At about 5:00pm, as prisoners were being returned to the...

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Gregory Cushing


EOW: 10/30/1995

Jail Officer Gregory Cushing was killed when the vehicle he and his partner were in struck the rear of a semitrailer that was making a left-hand tu...

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Thomas Gahl


EOW: 09/22/1986

Probation Officer Thomas Gahl was shot and killed during a home site visit at the residence of a newly-release probation with a life-long history o...

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Britney Meux


EOW: 03/06/2012

Corrections Officer Britney Meux was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver while she and three other Corrections Officers were participating in...

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Virgil Reel


EOW: 11/21/2001

Correctional Officer Virgil Reel was crossing the highway to enter the main gate to the Putnamville Facility, when he was hit by a semi tractor pul...

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