Officer Arthur D. O'Guinn

Officer Arthur D. O'Guinn

San Francisco Police Department, California

End of Watch Friday, July 30, 1971

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Arthur D. O'Guinn

Officer O'Guinn was shot and killed while making a traffic stop. The suspects were later apprehended and convicted on second-degree murder. One was paroled in 1978 and the other in 1979.
Officer O'Guinn had been with the agency for seven years and was survived by his wife and child.


  • Age 37
  • Tour 7 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Apprehended

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Thank you for your service and please know that your sacrifice will always be remembered by your law enforcement brethren. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

July 30, 2020

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