Patrolman Albert Berry Sallee, Jr.

Patrolman Albert Berry Sallee, Jr.

Louisville Police Department, Kentucky

End of Watch Saturday, May 12, 1979

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Albert Berry Sallee, Jr.

Patrolman Sallee was killed in a motorcycle when he lost control on interstate 64 near Grinstead Drive and struck a guardrail. All of the motorcycle officers had just been instructed to return to the station to pickup automobiles because of rain.

Patrolman Sallee was a U.S Army veteran of the Vietnam war and had served with the Louisville Police Department for 10 years. He was survived by his wife.


  • Age 35
  • Tour 10 years
  • Badge 544
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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Patrolman Sallee,
On today, the 40th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Louisville. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

BPA Mike Casey
United States Border Patrol
El Paso Station

May 12, 2019

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