Assistant Chief of Police Kirt Roy Ricks, III

Assistant Chief of Police Kirt Roy Ricks, III

Montgomery Police Department, Louisiana

End of Watch Friday, September 7, 2018

Kirt Roy Ricks, III

Assistant Chief of Police Kirt Ricks was killed in a vehicle crash on Highway 71 at approximately 5:30 pm.

The crash occurred after Assistant Chief of Police Ricks' patrol car left the roadway on the right side. He overcorrected, causing the patrol car to enter the opposing travel lane and collide with an oncoming vehicle head-on. Assistant Chief of Police Ricks and the other driver, neither of whom was wearing a seatbelt, were both killed in the collision.


  • Age 24
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

no seatbelt


Please contact the following agency to send condolences or to obtain funeral arrangements:

Montgomery Police Department
625 Woodland Street
Montgomery, LA 71454

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Rest in peace Brother...My thoughts are with your family, friends, and the members of the MPD during this most difficult and tragic time....

Lt. Joseph Ward, Ret
Jackson, NJ PD

September 21, 2018

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