Lieutenant John C. Helmick

Lieutenant John C. Helmick

California Highway Patrol, California

End of Watch Monday, February 27, 1989

John C. Helmick

Lieutenant Helmick was killed in an automobile accident when his department vehicle collided with state Department of Transportation vehicle. He was en route to speak at a luncheon for an area civic organization.
Lieutenant Helmick had been with the agency for 20 years.


  • Age 43
  • Tour 20 years
  • Badge 6960

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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