Sergeant Joseph M. Monteparo

Sergeant Joseph M. Monteparo

Asbury Park Police Department, New Jersey

End of Watch Saturday, April 24, 1971

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Joseph M. Monteparo

Sergeant Monteparo was stabbed to death while attempting to talk a man into dropping a knife. Sergeant Monteparo was familiar with the suspect and had dealt with him on several occasions. Other officers on the scene returned fire and killed the suspect.

Sergeant Monteparo had served with the agency for 11 years. He was survived by his wife and three children.

Bio

  • Age 41
  • Tour 11 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Stabbed
  • Weapon Edged weapon; Knife
  • Offender Shot and killed

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My heart remains in pieces because
You are gone like it was yesterday ...

These days I struggle with Mother trying to do the best I can do for her
I’m tired and have only your strength to keep me going ...Guide me through these difficult times

Love you and miss you ♥️
My best friend and loving Father love you always and forever !
Susan Star

Susan Monteparo
Daughter

April 24, 2019

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