Officer William L. Reardon

Officer William L. Reardon

California Highway Patrol, California

End of Watch Sunday, October 20, 1946

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William L. Reardon

Officer Reardon was struck and killed by a drunk driver while monitoring traffic. Officer Reardon was sitting on his motorcycle on U.S. Highway 99 near Newhall when the incident occurred.


  • Age 52
  • Tour 30 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Weapon Automobile; Alcohol involved
  • Offender Not available

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Semper Fi Motorman and May God bless you and your family. 74 years ago you gave your life for our beloved BLUE & GOLD. Always know that you are remembered and I for one respect your service as do all of our brothers and sisters in Law Enforcement.

State Traffic Officer 7185 Mike Becze
California Highway Patrol & US Marine

October 20, 2020

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