Deputy Paul Robert Bush

Deputy Paul Robert Bush

Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office, California

End of Watch Thursday, September 13, 1990

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Paul Robert Bush

Deputy Paul Bush was shot and killed while making a traffic stop near the intersection of Scott Street and Chiechi Avenue, in San Jose, at 11:20 pm.

He was shot five times by the suspect as he was checking his driver's license. Deputy Bush was able to return fire and kill the suspect.

Deputy Bush is survived by his wife and son.

Bio

  • Age 37
  • Tour 12 years
  • Badge 409

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Wednesday, September 12, 1990
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Shot and killed

traffic stop

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Deputy Bush,
On today, the 30th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Santa Clara County. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol

September 13, 2020

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