Officer Lanny "Skip" Stevenson

Officer Lanny "Skip" Stevenson

Fresno Police Department, California

End of Watch Saturday, December 8, 1979

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Lanny "Skip" Stevenson

Officer Skip Stevenson was shot and killed after he broke an argument between another off-duty officer and a man at a party at 1228 P Street.

As the two officers left the party the suspect opened fire, killing Officer Stevenson.

The suspect was arrested four hours later and charged with murder.

Bio

  • Age 25
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Friday, December 7, 1979
  • Weapon Handgun; .22 caliber
  • Offender Charged with murder

disturbance, off duty

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On this actual anniversary of your death I’d like to reiterate my previous reflection and say that your law enforcement brethren will always remember your service and sacrifice. Rest in peace always.

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

December 8, 2020

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