Patrolman Michael Lee Moreland

Patrolman Michael Lee Moreland

Montevallo Police Department, Alabama

End of Watch Friday, July 21, 1978

Michael Lee Moreland

Patrolman Moreland was killed in an automobile accident during a high speed vehicle pursuit.

The suspect turned himself in the following day.

Patrolman Moreland had served with the agency for 1 year. He was survived by his parents, brother, and two sisters.


  • Age 23
  • Tour 1 year
  • Badge 405

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Not available

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To fully appreciate the heroes of the present, we must recognize our heroes of the past. Your heroism and service is honored today, the 35th anniversary year of your death. I am priviliged to leave a tribute to you. 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 Lasater Loya
mom of fallen Pittsburg (CA) officer Larry Lasater

January 14, 2013

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