Patrolman Arlie E. Carr

Patrolman Arlie E. Carr

Chattanooga Police Department, Tennessee

End of Watch Tuesday, October 27, 1942

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Arlie E. Carr

Patrolman Arlie Carr was shot and killed while responding to a disturbance call at 806 Green Street. He was shot by the suspect with a rifle before he was able to exit his police car.

The suspect was later apprehended after a long search and was executed on December 15, 1943.

Patrolman Carr had been with the agency for nine months and was survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 31
  • Tour 9 months
  • Badge 489

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Saturday, October 24, 1942
  • Weapon Rifle
  • Offender Executed


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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 72nd anniversary year of your death. I am privileged 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 officer Larry Lasater

January 9, 2014

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