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The City of New Orleans

Mayor Mitchell J. Landrieu

In Memorium

In Memoriam to Officers Killed in the Line of Duty

1800s

Police Officer Alexander Algeo
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Wednesday, March 26, 1856
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Police Officer John Coffee
Crescent City Police Department, LA
EOW: Sunday, April 22, 1883
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Superintendent David C. Hennessy
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Thursday, October 16, 1890
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman John Hurley
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Monday, April 4, 1892
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Corporal Thomas Fitzgerald
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Wednesday, August 10, 1892
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman Albert Turegano
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Thursday, February 9, 1893
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman John Petaway
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Tuesday, October 10, 1893
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman John H. Keller
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Sunday, November 18, 1894
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman John Teen
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Monday, April 27, 1896
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman Martin Trimp
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Friday, May 6, 1898
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Corporal Anthony Cleary
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Friday, May 6, 1898
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Corporal Richard Fitzgerald
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Friday, June 10, 1898
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Corporal Thomas Duffy
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Thursday, May 11, 1899
Cause of Death: Gunfire

1900s

Patrolman Michael Hanley
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Thursday, May 10, 1900
Cause of Death: Assault

Patrolman Peter J. Lamb
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Tuesday, July 24, 1900
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Captain John Day
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Tuesday, July 24, 1900
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Corporal John F. Lally
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Saturday, July 28, 1900
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Sergeant Gabriel J. (Gabe) Porteous
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Saturday, July 28, 1900
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman John Thomas
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Sunday, March 10, 1901
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman Charles Doyle
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Saturday, February 7, 1903
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman Robert J. Combias
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Friday, October 18, 1907
Cause of Death: Stabbed

Patrolman John Carroll
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Friday, August 14, 1908
Cause of Death: Stabbed

Patrolman Charles Merritt
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Tuesday, February 14, 1911
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman Joseph Lacoste
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Wednesday, November 1, 1911
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman Dennis Egan
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Sunday, June 21, 1914
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman Francis A. Burke
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Friday, July 16, 1915
Cause of Death: Drowned

Captain Garry Owen Mullen
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Thursday, August 2, 1917
Cause of Death: Gunfire (Accidental)

Superintendent James W. Reynolds
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Thursday, August 2, 1917
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman William Brown
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Sunday, December 9, 1917
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Detective Patrick J. Kennedy
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Thursday, February 14, 1918
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman Frank P. Connor
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Thursday, February 14, 1918
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Detective Theodore A. Obitz
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Sunday, May 26, 1918
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Corporal Charles A. Giblin
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Sunday, June 15, 1919
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Corporal Alfred J. Beyl
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Saturday, February 14, 1920
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman Roselius Folse
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Tuesday, July 20, 1920
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman Pat Manning
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Friday, May 27, 1921
Cause of Death: Heart attack

Patrolman Timothy Lynch Jr.
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Saturday, February 11, 1922
Cause of Death: Electrocuted

Patrolman George E. Heno
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Tuesday, August 15, 1922
Cause of Death: Motorcycle accident

Patrolman Lemmie L. Fortenberry
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Sunday, February 17, 1924
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman Jacob Uhle
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Wednesday, December 24, 1924
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman Anthony Lynch
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Tuesday, July 7, 1925
Cause of Death: Struck by streetcar

Patrolman William C. Grunwald
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Thursday, December 24, 1925
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman Frank C. Mahen
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Friday, February 5, 1926
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Detective Albert Wiebelt
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Tuesday, January 3, 1928
Cause of Death: Drowned

Detective Richard Connors
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Tuesday, January 3, 1928
Cause of Death: Drowned

Patrolman Lester H. Johnson
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Saturday, January 18, 1930
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman William Blumstein
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Monday, November 24, 1930
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman Ernest A. Grillot
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Thursday, December 24, 1931
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman Cornelius L. Ford
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Wednesday, March 9, 1932
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman Albert E. Oestriecher
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Wednesday, March 9, 1932
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Corporal George P. Weidert
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Wednesday, March 9, 1932
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Captain James L. Daniels
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Sunday, April 16, 1933
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Detective James T. Ford
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Saturday, December 1, 1934
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman James A. Ranna
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Friday, February 4, 1938
Cause of Death: Motorcycle accident

Sergeant James J. Adams
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Friday, December 27, 1940
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Patrolman Herman O. Raschke
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Sunday, June 15, 1941
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Patrolman Fred Krummel
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Friday, January 16, 1942
Cause of Death: Motorcycle accident

Patrolman George O'Donnell
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Tuesday, December 5, 1944
Cause of Death: Animal related

Patrolman Frederick L. Braud
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Monday, September 17, 1945
Cause of Death: Motorcycle accident

Patrolman Leslie J. Oster Sr.
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Thursday, July 31, 1947
Cause of Death: Motorcycle accident

Detective Nicholas G. Jacob
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Monday, September 6, 1948
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman Charles R. Johns
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Sunday, January 2, 1949
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman Marvin R. Morton
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Friday, December 29, 1950
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Patrolman George W. Heaney
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Thursday, November 29, 1951
Cause of Death: Motorcycle accident

Patrolman Benson J. Walker
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Monday, August 11, 1952
Cause of Death: Gunfire (Accidental)

Patrolman Harold J. Powell
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Tuesday, January 11, 1955
Cause of Death: Heart attack

Patrolman Percival A. Johnson
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Saturday, September 10, 1955
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman Lawrence H. Pool
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Wednesday, March 14, 1956
Cause of Death: Motorcycle accident

Sergeant Paul L. C. Paretti
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Wednesday, February 13, 1957
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman Allen C. Steele
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Friday, October 16, 1959
Cause of Death: Motorcycle accident

Patrolman Dennis R. Fremin
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Tuesday, April 18, 1961
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Patrolman Joseph J. Enright III
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Wednesday, August 30, 1961
Cause of Death: Gunfire (Accidental)

Patrolman Gilbert D. Benitez
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Tuesday, August 13, 1963
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman Charles T. Kramer
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Monday, March 8, 1965
Cause of Death: Asphyxiation

Patrolman Thomas F. Jackson
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Saturday, February 26, 1966
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman James D. Clayton
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Monday, September 12, 1966
Cause of Death: Electrocuted

Sergeant Lloyd E. Verrett Sr.
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Thursday, October 5, 1967
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman Delmar E. Stone
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Wednesday, June 26, 1968
Cause of Death: Motorcycle accident

Patrolman Peter Edward Bergeron Jr.
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Friday, December 12, 1969
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman Victor E. Bordeaux
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Wednesday, August 26, 1970
Cause of Death: Vehicular assault

Cadet Alfred E. Harrell
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Sunday, December 31, 1972
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman Philip J. Coleman Sr.
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Sunday, January 7, 1973
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Deputy Superintendent Louis Joseph Sirgo
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Sunday, January 7, 1973
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman Paul A. Persigo
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Sunday, January 7, 1973
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman Kasimar Zinga Sr.
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Wednesday, February 21, 1973
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Sergeant Edwin C. Hosli Sr.
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Monday, March 5, 1973
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman Dennis J. McInerney
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Tuesday, February 26, 1974
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Detective Joseph R. Tardiff Jr.
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Friday, February 28, 1975
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Captain Thomas J. Albert Sr.
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Wednesday, February 21, 1979
Cause of Death: Heart attack

Patrolman Ronald Duplechain
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Saturday, November 17, 1979
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Patrolman Gregory J. Neupert
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Saturday, November 8, 1980
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Police Officer Noel Smith
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Wednesday, February 8, 1984
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Police Officer Thomas Michael Phillips
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Friday, August 28, 1987
Cause of Death: Vehicular assault

Police Officer Earl Joseph Hauck II
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Thursday, March 22, 1990
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Police Officer Darren Ahmed
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Thursday, March 14, 1991
Cause of Death: Vehicular assault

Police Officer Talton E. Jett Sr.
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Tuesday, November 17, 1992
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Police Officer Ronald A. Williams II
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Saturday, March 4, 1995
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Police Officer Chris D. McCormick Sr.
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Wednesday, July 17, 1996
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Detective Joseph C. Thomas
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Thursday, July 18, 1996
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Sergeant Morris Cavaliere Jr.
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Sunday, April 26, 1998
Cause of Death: Motorcycle accident

Reserve Officer Johnnie Mae Clanton
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Wednesday, June 23, 1999
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

2000s

Police Officer Christopher Wayne Russell
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Sunday, August 4, 2002
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Police Officer Alva Ray Simmons
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Saturday, July 10, 2004
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Police Officer George August Tessier III
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Wednesday, July 14, 2004
Cause of Death: Struck by vehicle

Police Officer LaToya Nicole Johnson
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Monday, August 9, 2004
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Police Officer Christopher John Doyle III
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Friday, November 18, 2005
Cause of Death: Duty related illness

Police Officer Thelonious Anthony Dukes Sr.
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Friday, November 9, 2007
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Police Officer Nicola Diane Cotton
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Monday, January 28, 2008
Cause of Death: Gunfire

Police Officer Alfred Celestain
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Monday, January 11, 2010
Cause of Death: Vehicular assault

Police Officer Rodney Renee Thomas
New Orleans Police Department, LA
EOW: Sunday, July 7, 2013
Cause of Death: Vehicular assault

 

 

 
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