Officer Richard Lee Teague

Officer Richard Lee Teague

DeKalb County Police Department, Georgia

End of Watch Monday, November 23, 1992

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Richard Lee Teague

Officer Richard Teague was killed when his motorcycle was struck by a car at the intersection of Ponce de Leon Avenue and Clifton Road while escorting a funeral procession.

Officer Teague had served with the DeKalb County Police Department for five years. He was survived by his parents, brother, sister, and two nieces.


  • Age 30
  • Tour 5 years
  • Badge 1334

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

funeral escort

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I remember when officer Tina Dillard introduce us we never had a chance to have that first date. We could have had it all I remember that day as if it was yesterday it was raining so bad and I felt like something was wrong but I couldn’t put my finger on it. I miss you and will always remember you In my heart RIP and god bless his family .!


November 23, 2021

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