Deputy Sheriff Maurice M. Miller

Deputy Sheriff Maurice M. Miller

Bossier Parish Sheriff's Office, Louisiana

End of Watch Saturday, February 27, 1954

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Maurice M. Miller

Deputy Maurice Miller was shot and killed when he confronted a suspect inside the man's home.

The suspect then shot and killed Chief Edward Huckabay, of the Shreveport Police Department, when he attempted to retrieve the body of Deputy Miller.

The suspect was then shot and killed by other officers.

Deputy Miller had previously served with the Louisiana State Police for two years and in the U.S. Army during World War II as a military policeman. He was survived by his wife, son, daughter, and mother.


  • Age 45
  • Tour 10 years
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Shotgun
  • Offender Shot and killed

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Rest in peace always knowing that your service and sacrifice are always remembered by your law enforcement brethren.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

February 27, 2021

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