Officer Douglas Eric Drye

Officer Douglas Eric Drye

Norfolk Police Department, Virginia

End of Watch Saturday, April 14, 1984

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Douglas Eric Drye

Officer Douglas Drye was shot and killed by a sniper while answering a disturbance call. The suspect was shot and killed during the ensuing standoff.

Bio

  • Age 27
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Rifle
  • Offender Shot and killed

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I was a 2 year veteran on the VIrginia Beach Police Department when this Officer was ambushed. I remember going to his funeral, we were both 2 year.veterans on our perspective departments. The funeral was packed inside and out.

Pail F Day
VBPD

June 20, 2019

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