Louisville Division of Police

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The Louisville Division of Police has been disbanded and absorbed by the Louisville Metro Police Department.

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The Louisville Division of Police has been disbanded and absorbed by the Louisville Metro Police Department in Louisville, Kentucky.

The Louisville Division of Police had an authorized strength of 733 personnel and previously served a population of approximately 263,000.

Fallen Heroes

91 Heroes have given their lives in the line of duty during the history of the Louisville Division of Police.

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Photo of James Riley Ratliff
Louisville Division of Police (KY)
Gunfire (Intentional)
Tue, Dec 30th, 1969
Photo of Joseph L. Price
Patrolman
Joseph L. Price
Louisville Division of Police (KY)
Gunfire (Intentional)
Wed, Nov 29th, 1967
Photo of William Frederick Meyer
Louisville Division of Police (KY)
Gunfire (Intentional)
Fri, Sep 1st, 1967
Photo of James Sansbury
Patrolman
James Sansbury
Louisville Division of Police (KY)
Motor Vehicle Accident (Pursuit)
Sun, Feb 21st, 1965
Photo of Cosby H. Whitted Jr.
Louisville Division of Police (KY)
Motorcycle Accident
Fri, Aug 23rd, 1963
Photo of Orville C. Trinkle Jr.
Louisville Division of Police (KY)
Motorcycle Accident
Tue, Mar 29th, 1960
Photo of William L. Long
Patrolman
William L. Long
Louisville Division of Police (KY)
Motor Vehicle Accident
Sat, Oct 4th, 1958
Photo of Edward P. Nowakowski
Louisville Division of Police (KY)
Motorcycle Accident
Sun, Jul 7th, 1957
Photo of John P. Minogue
Patrolman
John P. Minogue
Louisville Division of Police (KY)
Motorcycle Accident
Sat, Oct 4th, 1952
Photo of John Henry Tennyson
Louisville Division of Police (KY)
Gunfire (Intentional)
Sun, Aug 14th, 1949
Photo of Andrew Miller
Patrolman
Andrew Miller
Louisville Division of Police (KY)
Gunfire (Intentional)
Sat, May 8th, 1948
Photo of John H. Hawthorne
Patrolman
John H. Hawthorne
Louisville Division of Police (KY)
Motor Vehicle Accident (Response)
Wed, Jan 22nd, 1947