Patrolman Phillip Allen Miller

Photo of Patrolman Phillip Allen Miller
End of Watch: Tue, Dec 13th, 1983
Cause of Death: Gunfire (Intentional)
Service Time: 5 years
Age: 27

Survivors

He is survived by his wife and daughter.

Incident

Patrolman Philip Miller was shot and killed after responding to a burglary alarm at a high school.

When he approached the scene he scared one of the burglars and became involved in a foot chase. As he was looking for the burglar, the man ambushed him from a dark driveway. The fatal round entered between two panels of his vest.

The killer was sentenced to two consecutive life terms in prison.

Information obtained from the Officer Down Memorial Page.

Agency

Kansas City Police Department Patch
1125 Locust Street
Kansas City, Missouri 64106
(816) 234-5180

Tributes

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