WYATT EARP (1848-1929 - One of the icons of the American West. He was a gambler, Pima County Deputy Sheriff, and Deputy Town Marshal in Tombstone, Arizona. In Tombstone, Wyatt got into a feud with a local rancher that resulted in the gunfight at the O.K. Corral, perhaps the most famous gunfight in American history.
Doc Holliday ~ “He was always decently peaceable, though his powers when engaged in following his ostensible calling, furthering the ends of justice, made him a terror to the criminal classes of Arizona." Bob Paul, Sheriff of Pima County, Arizona
In 1879 Wyatt Earp, who had built a reputation as a gunfighter in Dodge City, Kansas, settled in Tombstone, Arizona Territory. Earp tried to create some semblance of order in Arizona, working first as the deputy sheriff of Pima County and later as deputy U.S. marshal for the entire Arizona Territory. Reproduction Antiqued Brass Arizona Territory Deputy US Marshal Old West Style Law Badge Size 3" Six Point Star by Circle KB All Western Cowboy
Deputy loses eye during DUI arrest. TUCSON- Pima County Sheriff's Department traffic deputies said close to midnight, Sheriff's were conducting a DUI investigation near East Drexel Road and South Alvernon Way. Officials said. #DUI #DUIarrest #News