Officer David Duane Irwin

Officer David Duane Irwin

California Highway Patrol, California

End of Watch Monday, September 18, 2000

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David Duane Irwin

Officer David Irwin succumbed to injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident 15 years earlier. He was completing his shift and returning to headquarters when he braked to avoid a collision. His motorcycle slid into an intersection where he was struck by an oncoming vehicle.

He was rendered a paraplegic. He passed away as a result of the injuries sustained in the accident.

Officer Irwin had served with the agency for 14 years. He is survived by his daughter.


  • Age 54
  • Tour 14 years
  • Badge 7770

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash
  • Incident Date Friday, December 27, 1985

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Rest in peace and always know that your service and sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

September 18, 2020

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