Patrolman Andrew Miller

Patrolman Andrew Miller

Louisville Police Department, Kentucky

End of Watch Saturday, May 8, 1948

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Andrew Miller

Patrolman Andrew Miller was shot and killed with his own weapon after responding to a call at 439 Marshall Court.

His partner and the suspect's wife left the residence to go sign a warrant for the man's arrest. While they were gone a struggle ensued between the man and Patrolman Miller in which Patrolman Miller was shot with his own .38 caliber service revolver.

The suspect, 34, with a long criminal record that included shootings and stabbings, was convicted of murder and sentenced to life.

Patrolman Miller had served with the Louisville Police Department for 30 years.


  • Age 55
  • Tour 30 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Officer's handgun
  • Offender Sentenced to life

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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 64th 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 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. Rest In Peace.

Phyllis Loya

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

May 8, 2012

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