Patrolman George Miller

Patrolman George Miller

Clementon Police Department, New Jersey

End of Watch Thursday, May 21, 1942

George Miller

Patrolman George Miller was shot and killed from ambush while responding to a domestic disturbance call. As he walked down the home's driveway the male subject opened fire from a hiding spot in a group of bushes.

The shot knocked Patrolman Miller to the ground. The suspect, who had been arrested by Patrolman Miller in the past, then shot him in the back four more times.

The suspect was convicted of murdering Patrolman Miller and sentenced to death. The death sentence was overturned and he was sentenced to life in prison. He died in prison two years later.

Patrolman Miller had served with the agency for 19 years. He was survived by his wife and two children.

Bio

  • Age Not available
  • Tour 19 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Rifle
  • Offender Died in prison

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Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
God Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito
Texas

May 21, 2015

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