Category Archives: Nye County Sheriff’s Office

Deputy Sheriff Ian Michael Deutch

Details:Deputy Sheriff Ian Michael DeutchNye County Sheriff’s OfficeEnd of Watch: Monday, April 26, 2010Biographical Information:Age: 27Tour of Duty: 6 yearsBadge Number: K9-3  Incident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Monday, April 26, 2010Weapon Used: Rifle, SKSSuspect Info: Shot and killed      Deputy Ian Deutch was shot and killed as he and another deputy responded to a shooting call at a casino in Pahrump, Nevada.  […]

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Deputy Sheriff Gary Raymond Downs

Details:Deputy Sheriff Gary Raymond DownsNye County Sheriff’s OfficeEnd of Watch: Saturday, August 22, 1992Biographical Information:Age: 47Tour of Duty: UnknownBadge Number: Unknown Incident Details:Cause of Death: Heart attackDate of Incident: Saturday, August 22, 1992Weapon Used: N/ASuspect Info: Unknown      Deputy Downs suffered a heart attack following a struggle in which he was punched in the chest. The incident occurred after several deputies responded […]

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Undersheriff John A. Maslach

Details:Undersheriff John A. MaslachNye County Sheriff’s OfficeEnd of Watch: Tuesday, December 20, 1966Biographical Information:Age: 26Tour of Duty: UnknownBadge Number: Unknown Incident Details:Cause of Death: Automobile accidentDate of Incident: Tuesday, December 20, 1966Weapon Used: N/ASuspect Info: Unknown  Undersheriff Maslach and Sheriff George Barra were killed when their patrol car was struck by a car traveling in the wrong direction on U.S. […]

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Sheriff George Berra

Details:Sheriff George BerraNye County Sheriff’s OfficeEnd of Watch: Tuesday, December 20, 1966Biographical Information:Age: 63Tour of Duty: UnknownBadge Number: Unknown Incident Details:Cause of Death: Automobile accidentDate of Incident: Tuesday, December 20, 1966Weapon Used: N/ASuspect Info: Unknown  Sheriff Barra and Undersheriff John Maslach were killed when their patrol car was struck by a car traveling in the wrong direction on U.S. 95 near […]

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Deputy Sheriff William Maroon

Details:Deputy Sheriff William MaroonNye County Sheriff’s OfficeEnd of Watch: Saturday, June 28, 1952Biographical Information:Age: UnknownTour of Duty: UnknownBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Saturday, June 28, 1952Weapon Used: Officer’s handgunSuspect Info: Died in prison  Deputy Maroon was shot and killed during an escape from the Nye County Jail.  He was preparing to serve a […]

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Sheriff Thomas Logan

Details:Sheriff Thomas LoganNye County Sheriff’s OfficeEnd of Watch: Saturday, April 7, 1906Biographical Information:Age: 44Tour of Duty: 8 yearsBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Saturday, April 7, 1906Weapon Used: Gun, unknown typeSuspect Info: Acquitted  Sheriff Logan was shot and killed while coming to the aid of a saloon matron in Manhattan, Nevada. The matron was […]

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Deputy Sheriff Harry Mannon

Details:Deputy Sheriff Harry MannonNye County Sheriff’s OfficeEnd of Watch: Wednesday, April 5, 1905Biographical Information:Age: UnknownTour of Duty: 1 monthBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Thursday, March 23, 1905Weapon Used: HandgunSuspect Info: Unknown  Deputy Mannon succumbed to gunshot wounds sustained two weeks earlier while he and another deputy attempted to arrest five men who […]

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