Sergeant Ocie Desay Howard

Sergeant Ocie Desay Howard

Monroe Police Department, Louisiana

End of Watch Monday, April 17, 1961

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Ocie Desay Howard

Sergeant Howard suffered a fatal heart attack while attempting to arrest a man for being drunk in public and disturbing the peace in the 100 block of 6th Street.

Sergeant Howard was a U.S. Army veteran and had served with the agency for 12 years. He was survived by his wife, three daughters, two grandchildren, mother, and five brothers.


  • Age 47
  • Tour 12 years
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack
  • Weapon Person
  • Offender Not available


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