Police Officer David Charles Schmid

Police Officer David Charles Schmid

Los Angeles Police Department, California

End of Watch Wednesday, December 16, 1992

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David Charles Schmid

Officer Schmid was killed when his police motorcycle collided with a car while reporting to his regular duty shift. He had just completed a special night patrol shift due to an outbreak of violence in South Central Los Angeles.

Officer Schmid was a U.S Air Force veteran and had served with the Los Angeles Police Department for over eight years. He was survived by his expectant wife and parents.


  • Age 34
  • Tour 8 years, 6 months
  • Badge 24558
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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Rest In Peace Brother. You are not forgotten.

Officer Mike Robinson, (Ret)
Upland Police Dept. CA

December 16, 2017

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