Police Officer George E. Schultz, Jr.

Police Officer George E. Schultz, Jr.

Camden Police Department, New Jersey

End of Watch Saturday, July 5, 1969

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George E. Schultz, Jr.

Police Officer George Schultz was shot and killed while responding to a domestic disturbance call.

As he exited his cruiser he was shot by the suspect who fired a shotgun from a second floor window. Officer Charles Sutman was also shot and killed while responding to the officer down call. The suspect was apprehended and sentenced to life.

Officer Schultz was a U.S. Coast Guard veteran and had served with the Camden Police Department for seven months. He was survived by his wife and one child.

Bio

  • Age 26
  • Tour 7 months
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Shotgun
  • Offender Sentenced to life

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Dear Uncle George
I don’t remember you as I was only 2yrs old when you passed; however, you influenced my decision to serve both my Country (USMC vet) and my community (LAPD Sergeant). May you Rest In Peace, I have the watch.

Sergeant Chris Haines
LAPD

December 14, 2019

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