As you remember these fallen officers, take comfort in recalling that they dedicated their lives to the same principles of honor, duty and courage that brought you to the badge. Such a life is truly rich. Take strength in knowing that when an officer falls, our resolve to serve those in need is not diminished. Our dedication to protecting those in danger is not weakened. Our commitment to remembering those with whom we shared the badge does not fade.
Godspeed, brothers and sisters. You fought the good fight. Now rest in peace…
December 08, 2010
Ga. cop killed in automobile accident
Officer Down: Alexander (Alex) Roberts - [Haralson County, Georgia]
By PoliceOne Staff
HARALSON COUNTY, Ga. — Deputy Alex Roberts was killed in an automobile accident. He had just marked out for his lunch break when his vehicle left the roadway and overturned several times.
He was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
Deputy Roberts had served with the Haralson County Sheriff's Office for five years. He is survived by his fiancee, mother, and sister.
Read more on ODMP.
Has an officer fallen in your department or local area? Submit news articles and information on the incident to the PoliceOne site.
Denotes officer was a registered member of the PoliceOne Community