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JAMES J JARDINE JR

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Rank: Deputy Sheriff
Panel: 42-E: 21
Department: Delaware County, Pennsylvania, S.O.
End of Watch: April 17, 1978
Cause: Physical-Related Incident
Age: 49
Years of Service: 6

Description: Deputy Sheriff Jardine and Deputy Brown were escorting a juvenile prisoner to court. When the prisoner was committed to detention she resisted arrest by kicking and beating Deputy Brown and Deputy Jardine. Deputy Jardine collapsed shortly after the confrontation with the juvenile prisoner. The juvenile was charged with aggravated assault, assault by prisoner, obstructing administration of law and resisting arrest.