Lieutenant Richard Earl Newman, Sr.

Lieutenant Richard Earl Newman, Sr.

Crowley Police Department, Louisiana

End of Watch Friday, February 19, 1993

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Richard Earl Newman, Sr.

Lieutenant Newman was accidentally shot and killed by a fellow officer during a drug raid.

Lieutenant Newman had served with the Crowley Police Department for 10 years. He is survived by his wife, son, three daughters, and eight grandchildren.


  • Age 48
  • Tour 10 years
  • Badge 125

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire (Inadvertent)

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Rest In Peace Brother in Blue. You are honored and remembered on the 25th anniversary of your EOW.

Officer Mike Robinson (Ret)
Upland Police Dept. CA

February 19, 2018

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