Officer Herbert F. Dimon

Officer Herbert F. Dimon

California Highway Patrol, California

End of Watch Saturday, February 7, 1959

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Herbert F. Dimon

Officer Herbert Dimon was killed in a motorcycle accident while responding to a call.

Another driver of a vehicle failed to yield the right of way and collided with him in an intersection.

Officer Dimon's death resulted in the redesign of the California Highway Patrol's motorcycle helmets.


  • Age 28
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 2739

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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Officer Dimon,
On today, the 60th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of the state of California. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

BPA Mike Casey
United States Border Patrol
El Paso Station

February 7, 2019

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