Deputy Sheriff Richard Alfred Sheppard

Deputy Sheriff Richard Alfred Sheppard

Placer County Sheriff's Office, California

End of Watch Tuesday, September 6, 1955

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Richard Alfred Sheppard

Deputy Richard Sheppard was killed in an automobile accident while involved in a vehicle pursuit of a stolen car.

Deputy Sheppard had served with the agency for 1 year. He was survived by his daughter.


  • Age 28
  • Tour 1 year
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Not available

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Rest in peace always knowing that your service and sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

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

September 6, 2020

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