Officer Charles O. Woodworth

Officer Charles O. Woodworth

California Highway Patrol, California

End of Watch Wednesday, August 12, 1964

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Charles O. Woodworth

Officer Charles Woodworth succumbed to injuries received in a motorcycle accident two weeks earlier in Sonoma Valley. He was on patrol and had just pulled away from a stop sign to stop a car when his motorcycle was hit broadside by another vehicle.

Officer Woodworth had been with the agency for 12 years and was survived by his wife and seven children.


  • Age 39
  • Tour 12 years
  • Badge 1685

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash
  • Incident Date Monday, July 27, 1964

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