Policeman Kenneth Edmund Walters

Policeman Kenneth Edmund Walters

Los Angeles Police Department, California

End of Watch Monday, March 27, 1972

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Kenneth Edmund Walters

Policeman Kenneth Walters and his partner were pursuing a motorist for a traffic violation when their patrol car struck a light pole at the corner of Jefferson and West Boulevard.

Policeman Walters, who was a passenger in the car, succumbed to his injuries at the hospital. The driver, the officers were pursuing, was never apprehended.

Policeman Walters was a United States Navy veteran. He was survived by six siblings.


  • Age 23
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 16849
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

single vehicle crash, vehicle pursuit

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RIP. You and your service are always remembered.

Deputy Sheriff Los Angeles
County Sheriff

March 27, 2023

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