Patrolman Raymond S. Oyler Jr.

Photo of Patrolman Raymond S. Oyler Jr.
End of Watch: Sat, May 8th, 1971
Date of Incident: Sat, May 8th, 1971
Cause of Death: Motor Vehicle Accident (DUI)
Service Time: 10 years
Age: 32


His daughter and two sons


Patrolman Oyler was killed when his police car was struck head-on by a drunk driver traveling at approximately 80 mph.

Patrolman Oyler had just dropped his partner off at police headquarters and was returning to the city garage when the incident occurred.


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


There are 4 tributes for Patrolman Raymond S. Oyler Jr.

Patrolman Raymond S. Oyler Jr.
Left by Kelly Oyler Compton on Tuesday, March 29th, 2011

Daddy, Its been along time since you where able to hold me in your strong protective arms. Life without you has been hard. I visit you in my dreams and I awake with a warm loving feeling that I have spent time with you.You will always be "My Hero". All my love, Kelly