Officer J. W. Shuman

Officer J. W. Shuman

California Highway Patrol, California

End of Watch Tuesday, March 1, 1932

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J. W. Shuman

Officer J.W. Shuman accidentally shot and killed himself while cleaning his service weapon in a room used as the department's armory. He was found with his partially assembled revolver and five cartridges that he had taken out.


  • Age 36
  • Tour 6 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire (Inadvertent)

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Rest in peace and olav hashalom Officer Shuman.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

February 27, 2020

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