Deputy Troy Babin, a six-year veteran of the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office, was killed in the line of duty on November 12, 1994. A pilot assigned to the Aviation Unit, Deputy Babin crashed while attempting to land a Sheriff’s Office Cessna 206. Well respected among his peers, Deputy Babin was always willing to lend a helping hand. Deputy Babin had a tremendous passion for flying and being a law enforcement officer.
In the Line of Duty
Deputy Troy Babin
Lt. Roger Haddock
Lt. Roger Haddock, a twenty-year veteran of the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office, was killed in the line of duty on March 12, 2000. Lt. Haddock was performing mounted patrol duties when his horse reared falling on top of him. Lt. Haddock founded the Mounted Patrol Unit and was considered to be an expert horseman. Lt. Haddock was known throughout the agency for his warm smile and upbeat personality.
Deputy Don Shearer
It is with deep regret and profound sadness that we announce the passing of OCSO Deputy Sheriff Don Shearer. Deputy Shearer dedicated his life to the service of others as a Law Enforcement Officer for more than four decades with the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office. He was a beloved member of our community and an outstanding gentleman. Our thoughts and prayers are with Deputy Shearer’s family and close friends.