Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 8 years
Badge # 1467
Cause: Motorcycle accident
Incident Date: 4/25/1998
Sergeant Morris Cavaliere died of injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident several hours earlier while he was escorting a wedding procession.
The procession had slowed down and one of the vehicles stopped to let a car cross through an intersection. The car began to proceed through the intersection in an attempt to beat the procession. Sergeant Cavaliere's motorcycle struck the side of the car.
Sergeant Cavaliere had served with the New Orleans Police Department for eight years. He is survived by his wife, 4-year-old son, parents, brother, and two sisters.