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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Stay Strong Sweetheart !

I'm so sorry you , your siblings and your Mom had to live life without your father's physical presence in your life. Its been 48 year's that you all have endured the tragic loss of such a tremendous human being. Have faith, stay STRONG ! The next time you are all together it will be for eternity.

A 3rd Generation NJ Police Officer

December 11, 2019

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