Sergeant Arthur W. Koch

Sergeant Arthur W. Koch

Fairfield Police Department, California

End of Watch Sunday, July 29, 1984

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Arthur W. Koch

Sergeant Koch was shot and killed after being ambushed. He had responded to a shots fired call in a residential neighborhood and had parked his car nearby. As he walked towards the scene the suspect shot him with a high-powered rifle. He succumbed to his injuries approximately nine hours later.

Sergeant Koch is survived by his wife and three children.

Bio

  • Age 34
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Saturday, July 28, 1984
  • Weapon Rifle
  • Offender Sentenced to Life

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

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

July 29, 2020

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