Detective Monty Lewis Conley

Detective Monty Lewis Conley

Tulare County Sheriff's Office, California

End of Watch Monday, August 5, 1985

Add to My Heroes

Monty Lewis Conley

Detective Monty Conley and Detective Joe Landin were killed when their vehicle was broadsided by another vehicle that ran a stop sign on Avenue 120 in Pixley, California.

The detectives were returning to the sheriff's office headquarters after participating in a narcotics investigation. The driver of the vehicle that struck them was sentenced to five years.

Detective Conley had served with the Tulare County Sheriff's Office for 15 years. He was survived by his wife and son.


  • Age 33
  • Tour 15 years
  • Badge 13

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

Most Recent Reflection

View all 11 Reflections

God bless, Monty. We have the watch from here.

Officer Jess Minton
Arlington TX PD

June 13, 2021

Want even more control of your Reflection? Create a free ODMP account now for these benefits:

  • Quick access to your heroes
  • Reflections published quicker
  • Save a Reflection signature
  • View, edit or delete any Reflection you've left in the past

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now.