Officer Walter Charles Maxey

Officer Walter Charles Maxey

California Highway Patrol, California

End of Watch Tuesday, February 2, 1943

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Walter Charles Maxey

Officer Walter Maxey was killed in a motorcycle accident when the kickstand on his bike suddenly disengaged and struck the ground, causing his motorcycle to spin around violently.

Officer Maxey had served with the agency for seven years.


  • Age 40
  • Tour 7 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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Semper Fi State Traffic Officer Maxey. It’s been 78 years since you gave your life serving our citizens of California. You are a true hero and May God Bless you and watch over you and your family. Thank you for honoring our beloved Blue & Gold and being a true professional. Your love in being a Motor officer is something that your brothers and sisters wearing the Blue & Gold will always have in their hearts. Rest In Peace.

State Traffic Officer 7185 Mike Becze
California Highway Patrol & US Marine

February 1, 2021

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