Officer Jerry E. Turre

Officer Jerry E. Turre

California Highway Patrol, California

End of Watch Saturday, April 21, 1962

Jerry E. Turre

Officer Jerry Turre was struck and killed by a drunk driver while laying flares out at an accident scene at approximately 0200 hours. The accident occurred on a clear night and the flares were visible for approximately one quarter mile.


  • Age 31
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 2071

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Weapon Automobile; Alcohol involved
  • Offender Not available

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Jerry I worked with your Son Ralph and you would have been very proud of him. He is an excellent Officer and a very good friend.

David R DeSau Sgt (RET)
Lincoln County Sheriff's Office,Oregon

December 27, 2012

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