On Wednesday, July 9th, 2003, Wilson County lost two officers in the line of duty. Wilson County Deputy John Musice and Mt. Juliet Police Sgt. Jerry Mundy were killed while attempting to stop a stolen vehicle on Interstate 40, in Mt. Juliet. Both officers were 15 year veterans at their respective departments.
A Memorial Fund has been set up for Deputy Musice at any National Bank of Commerce or Wilson Bank and Trust locations in Wilson County and a Memorial Fund has been set up for Sgt. Mundy at any National Bank of Commerce locations in Wilson County.