Beverage Enforcement Agent Arthur Burdette Dillard

Beverage Enforcement Agent Arthur Burdette Dillard

Florida Division of Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco, Florida

End of Watch Monday, February 22, 1971

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Arthur Burdette Dillard

Agent Arthur Dillard was killed in an automobile accident while en route to his headquarters.

The department vehicle he was driving struck a large puddle, went out of control, and struck a utility pole. It took rescue personnel over an hour to remove him from the vehicle.

Agent Dillard had been employed with the Florida Division of Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco for 17 years and is survived by his wife and four children.


  • Age 69
  • Tour 17 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 41rst anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminsihe respect and your memory will always be honored and revered. I pray for solace for all those who love and remember you. Your family is in my heart's embrace today. I thank your family and friends for sharing their memories and devotion through their reflections.

Rest In Peace.

Phyllis Loya

Phyllis Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05

February 22, 2012

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