Login | About Us | Contact Us | Search Connect With ODMP Facebook Twitter
ODMP Remembers...

Officer Randy John Schipani | Atlanta Police Department, Georgia Atlanta Police Department, Georgia

Officer

Randy John Schipani

Atlanta Police Department, Georgia

End of Watch: Friday, May 8, 1992

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 34

Tour: 5 years

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Handgun

Offender: Shot and killed

· Leave a Reflection
· Add to My Heroes
· Update this memorial

Share this memorial:
Email to a Friend

Officer Randy Schipani was shot and killed while making a traffic stop on University Drive, at the I-75 interchange, during morning rush hour.

The side windows and rear window of the vehicle were tinted and prevented Officer Schipani or his partner from seeing inside of it. As a result, Officer Schipani had to look through the windshield of the vehicle. As he did the juvenile driver fired a shot at him, fatally wounding him. Officer Schipani's partner returned fire, fatally wounding the suspect.

Officer Schipani had served with the Atlanta Police Department for five years. He is survived by his wife.

Leave a Reflection · Update Memorial

View all 33 Reflections

Most Recent Reflection

Randy,

Its been 24 years today. I cant believe time has past so fast. I still hear your voice yelling at the prisoner that stole Sgt. Landress purse in the precinct...you had us all cracking up. Thank you for the memories. With only a few months on, your death opened my eyes to the violent world we live in and kept my head on a swivel the last 24 years. Thank you for your service. RIP Warrior!

Lieutenant Terry Joyner
Atlanta Police
May 8, 2016

 

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now:

(will show below Reflection)
(will show below Reflection)
(e-mail remains private)
Remember my rank, agency and email address
I have read and agree to the Reflections Terms of Use
(revised 5/31/2012)
 
All 2016 Deaths