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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STO Dimon you are always in my thoughts. Your service to our beloved Blue & Gold will always be honored. Rest In Peace and to your family, I thank you inspiring all of your brothers and sisters in blue what dedication is. May God bless you and your family.

State Traffic Officer 7185.
California Highway Patrol & US Marine

February 6, 2022

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