Sergeant Clarence J. Miller, Jr.

Sergeant Clarence J. Miller, Jr.

Louisiana State Police, Louisiana

End of Watch Thursday, December 4, 1975

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Clarence J. Miller, Jr.

Sergeant Clarence Miller was killed in an automobile crash on US 171 south of Many in Sabine Parish, 12 minutes before the end of his shift.

He had just picked up a person to transport him when a vehicle traveling in the wrong direction on the roadway struck them head-on. The driver of the other vehicle was convicted of reckless driving and negligent homicide.

Sergeant Miller had served with the Louisiana State Police for 24 years and was assigned to Troop H.


  • Age 47
  • Tour 24 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

transport, wrong-way driver

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Another year down and another year without you. I'm still on the job and moving ahead. I hope that I lead other police officers in an honorable way like you. It's not the way someone dies that makes them heros, it's the way they live.

Capt. Terry Brown
Department of the Army Civilian Police Fort Greely, AK

December 13, 2011

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