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Lieutenant Steven Whitstine

East Baton Rouge Parish (LA) Sheriff’s Office
End of Watch: May 30, 2019

Lieutenant Steven Whitstine was killed in a single vehicle crash when his patrol car left the roadway and struck a tree. Lieutenant Whitstine’s canine partner suffered minor injuries. Lieutenant Whitstine is the 17th law enforcement officer to be killed in a traffic-related incident this year and the third officer fatality from the state of Louisiana in 2019.


Sheriff Sid J. Gautreaux III
East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office
8900 Jimmy Wedell Dr
Baton Rouge, LA 70807

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