Trooper Joseph Earl Nicolle

Trooper Joseph Earl Nicolle

Oklahoma Highway Patrol, Oklahoma

End of Watch Thursday, July 26, 1990

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Joseph Earl Nicolle

Trooper Joseph Nicolle was killed on his 39th birthday when his helicopter clipped a power line and crashed. He was en route to assist sheriff's deputies eradicate a marijuana crop.

Trooper Nicolle had served with the agency for eight years and had previously served with the United States Army. He was survived by his wife, two sons, two daughters, parents, two brothers and a sister.


  • Age 38
  • Tour 8 years
  • Badge 750
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Aircraft accident

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Rest in peace Trooper Nicolle.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

May 9, 2019

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