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
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

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

gang member, off duty

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Patrolman Dean,
On today, the 40th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Shreveport. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

BPA Mike Casey
United States Border Patrol
El Paso Station

July 21, 2019

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