Game Warden Richard Squire

Game Warden Richard Squire

California Department of Fish and Wildlife, California

End of Watch Tuesday, December 12, 1916

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Richard Squire

Game Warden Richard Squire and Game Warden Ray Heacock were shot and killed while in their patrol boat near Bouldin Island in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta at around midnight.

Three suspects were arrested. One was convicted of one count of first-degree murder and sentenced to life. He was paroled on December 20, 1926. Another was convicted on manslaughter and one was acquitted.


  • Age 43
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Monday, December 11, 1916
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Paroled in 1926

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Upland Police Dept. CA

December 12, 2017

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