Corporal James Joseph Silva

Corporal James Joseph Silva

Shreveport Police Department, Louisiana

End of Watch Sunday, April 10, 1994

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James Joseph Silva

Corporal James Silva was killed when he struck a vehicle that turned in front of him as he was responding to a shooting call.

Corporal Silva had served with the Shreveport Police Department for 9.5 years. A year earlier, he received an award for his part in saving a family from carbon monoxide poisoning. He is survived by his wife and two daughters.


  • Age 31
  • Tour 9 years, 6 months
  • Badge 182

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

emergency response, shooting call

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Hi Jimmy,
Just me... I love you.......
Thinking of you xo Miss you everyday.
Give your Mom and Dad and my Mom and Dad and everyone a hug for me okay! :)
Love, Kelli
(Your cousin)

Kelli Vanlandeghem

September 5, 2022

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