Our Fallen Heroes...

These individuals took an oath to protect the people of California, and all gave their lives in that endeavor. While we honor these men and women, we also remember their families, their friends, and those whose lives they've touched.

To view a complete listing of all CHP Fallen Heroes, please visit the CHP's memorial page.

Officer Shannon Distel

Officer Shannon Distel

Riverside, CA
August 27, 2003
Officer John Pedro

Officer John Pedro

Santa Cruz, CA
June 03, 2002
Officer Stephen M. Linen

Officer Stephen M. Linen

Oceanside, CA
August 12, 2001
Sergeant Gary R. Wagers

Sergeant Gary R. Wagers

Woodland , CA
March 15, 2001
Officer Sean Nava

Officer Sean Nava

Oceanside, CA
October 28, 2000
Officer David Irwin

Officer David Irwin

South Los Angeles, CA
September 18, 2000
Officer Howard Garlinger

Officer Howard Garlinger

Kern, CA
October 30, 1929