Patrolman Leslie Delbert Bugg

Patrolman Leslie Delbert Bugg

New Mexico State Police, New Mexico

End of Watch Wednesday, August 21, 1946

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Leslie Delbert Bugg

Patrolman Leslie Bugg succumbed to injuries received in a motorcycle accident the previous day.

He was on patrol on U.S. 66 on the outskirts of Tucumcari when an oncoming car crossed into his lane and struck his motorcycle.

Patrolman Bugg had been with the agency for four months and was survived by his wife and her four children.


  • Age 26
  • Tour 4 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

routine driving

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To fully appreciate the heroes of the present, we must recognize our heroes of the past. Your heroism and service is honored today, the 67th anniversary year of your death. I am priviliged to be among the first to leave a tribute to you. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer who was murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be honored and revered. Rest In Peace.

Phyllis Lasater Loya
mom of fallen Pittsburg Officer Larry Lasater, eow 4/24/05

March 19, 2013

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