Sergeant Arthur W. Koch

Sergeant Arthur W. Koch

Fairfield Police Department, California

End of Watch Sunday, July 29, 1984

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.


  • 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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Art.I will always value our short friendship we had.Never forget all the times you tried to get me to transfer over to FPD.Miss our talks.Rest in peace my friend.

Patrol officer

September 1, 2017

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