Patrolman Julius Gene Courville

Patrolman Julius Gene Courville

Henderson Police Department, Louisiana

End of Watch Saturday, August 26, 1978

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Julius Gene Courville

Patrolman Courville was shot and killed as he and his partner attempted to quell a domestic dispute. Both officers were fired upon and Patrolman Courville was shot in the head. The suspect was arrested and found guilty of first degree murder.

Patrolman Courville had only served with the agency for 1 day. He was survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour 1 day
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Convicted

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Rest in peace always knowing that your service and sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

August 26, 2020

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