Officer Edward A. Parker, III

Officer Edward A. Parker, III

California Highway Patrol, California

End of Watch Monday, May 2, 1977

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Edward A. Parker, III

Officer Edward Parker suffered a fatal heart attack following a vehicle pursuit of a motorcyclist. He was found slumped behind the wheel of his patrol car and taken to a local hospital. He suffered two more heart attacks and died two days later.

Officer Parker had served with the agency for 10 years. He was survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 33
  • Tour 10 years
  • Badge 5027

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack
  • Incident Date Saturday, April 30, 1977

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Rest in peace Officer Parker.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

May 2, 2019

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