Police Officer Noel Ray Miller

Police Officer Noel Ray Miller

Houston Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Friday, June 6, 1958

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Noel Ray Miller

Police Officer Noel Miller was shot and killed while he and three other area law enforcement officers conducted a narcotics raid on a home at 2813 Canfield Street at about 8:15 pm.

As they approached the house a suspect ran inside. The officers chased him into the home and into a back room. As Officer Miller entered the room, he was shot by the suspect.

The subject was convicted of capital murder and executed on August 12, 1960.

Officer Miller was a United States Marine Corps Korean War veteran and served with the Houston Police Department for four years. He was survived by his wife, daughter, and son.


  • Age 28
  • Tour 4 years
  • Badge 1336
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Thursday, June 5, 1958
  • Weapon Handgun; .32 caliber
  • Offender Executed in 1960

narcotics, search warrant

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Rest in peace Mr miller

Carson loveless

March 26, 2024

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