Patrolman Ronald Euell Dean

Patrolman Ronald Euell Dean

Shreveport Police Department, Louisiana

End of Watch Saturday, July 21, 1979

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Ronald Euell Dean

Patrolman Ronald Dean was shot and killed by gang members while he was off duty and sitting in his car.

The shooting was in retaliation for the previous arrest of a fellow gang member.

Patrolman Dean had served with the Shreveport Police Department for four years.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
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Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Sentenced to life in prison

gang member, off duty

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Thank you for your service and please know that your sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten. Rest in peace always.

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

July 21, 2020

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