George County Sheriff’s Office, Mississippi
End of Watch Thursday, August 12, 2021
Narcotics Agent Bobby Daffin died from complications as the result of contracting COVID-19 in the line of duty.
Agent Daffin served with the George County Sheriff’s office for over 14 years. He is survived by his daughter, parents, and three siblings.
Beginning in early 2020, due to the requirements of their job, thousands of law enforcement officers and other first responders throughout the United States contracted COVID-19 during the worldwide pandemic. Hundreds of law enforcement officers died from medical complications as a result of contracting the virus while remaining on duty and interacting with the community.