Police Officer Jerry Scott Hatch

Police Officer Jerry Scott Hatch

Fullerton Police Department, California

End of Watch Monday, June 30, 1975

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Jerry Scott Hatch

Officer Hatch was struck and killed by a drunk driver while placing items in his trunk. He had just finished assisting extinguish a vehicle fire on Freeway 91 and replacing the items in his trunk when he was struck.


  • Age 23
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 499

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Weapon Automobile; Alcohol involved
  • Offender Not available

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Thank you for your service and please know that your sacrifice is one that will never, ever be forgotten. Rest in peace always.

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

June 30, 2020

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