Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 5 years
Badge # 227
Incident Date: 4/7/1966
Suspect: Convicted of murder
Police Officer William Easson and Police Officer Calvin Thacker were shot and killed while making a traffic stop of a local resident. Both officers were shot twice during the stop.
The subject fled the scene but later turned himself. He was convicted of both murders.
Officer Easson had served with the Vallejo Police Department for five years.
Related Line of Duty Deaths
Police Officer Calvin C. Thacker, Jr.