Entries tagged “fallen heroes”
August 14, 2018
End of Watch: August 10, 2018
On the morning of August 10, 2018, CHP motorcycle Officer Kirk Griess, 46, was conducting a traffic stop with a Saturn SUV over on the right shoulder on westbound I-80 in Fairfield. A Chevrolet pickup truck veered over and hit Officer Griess, his motorcycle, and the Saturn.
Sadly, Officer Griess did not survive his injuries. Kirk was a 19-year veteran…
December 26, 2017
On December 24, 2017, at approximately 11:30 PM, Hayward CHP Area Officer Andrew Camilleri, #21653, and his partner, were stopped on I-880 southbound at the Winton on ramp. An errant driver drifted off the road from I-880 and struck the right rear of the patrol vehicle. Both officers suffered injuries in the collision and were transported to the Hospital where tragically, Officer…