Patrolman Ernest A. Grillot

Patrolman Ernest A. Grillot

New Orleans Police Department, Louisiana

End of Watch Wednesday, December 24, 1930

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Ernest A. Grillot

Patrolman Ernest Grillot was shot and killed when he surprised three bandits in their attempt to rob the Rocheblave branch of the Canal Bank & Trust Company.

All three suspects, ages 19, 21, and 26, were arrested, convicted of murder, and sentenced to life in prison.

Patrolman Grillot was survived by his wife.


  • Age 30
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

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


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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 80th anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer who was murdered in the the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be honored and revered.

Phyllis Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05

December 25, 2011

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