Officer Richard Scholz

Officer Richard Scholz

San Francisco Police Department, California

End of Watch Saturday, September 18, 1948

Richard Scholz

Officer Scholz was killed in an automobile accident at the corner of Divisadero Street and Bush Street. Officer Scholz was responding to a call of a robbery shooting when his patrol car collided with another automobile at the intersection. Two other officers received minor injuries and four civilians were injured. The call turned out to be a accidental firearm discharge.

Officer Scholz was an Army pilot during World War II.


  • Age 25
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Rest in Peace, Officer Scholz. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

Officer 11169

January 22, 2012

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