Game Warden Richard Squires

Game Warden Richard Squires

California Department of Fish and Wildlife, California

End of Watch Tuesday, December 12, 1916

Richard Squires

Game Warden Richard Squires 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

Most Recent Reflection

View all 7 Reflections

Rest In Peace Brother. You are not forgotten

Officer Mike Robinson, (Ret)
Upland Police Dept. CA

December 12, 2017

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now.