Officer James Douglas Schultz

Officer James Douglas Schultz

California Highway Patrol, California

End of Watch Saturday, November 16, 1996

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James Douglas Schultz

Officer Schultz was struck by a vehicle at approximately 11:25 p.m. and killed. He was checking on an unattended vehicle parked on the shoulder of a road in the Gordon Wells area when a passing motorist accidentally struck and killed him. The motorist immediately stopped and assisted Officer Schultz's partner to provide medical care until EMTs arrived. However, Officer Schultz died soon after from his injuries.

Officer Schultz had served with the agency for 24 years. He is survived by his wife.


  • Age 46
  • Tour 24 years
  • Badge 7911

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle
  • Incident Date Friday, November 15, 1996

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You will never be forgotten by those of us who worked with you, Big Jim. Always so much fun to be around. You have been, and always will be missed and loved by those left behind.
Rest in peace, friend.

L Matthews 5305 (TO)

December 18, 2017

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