Officer William D. McKim

Officer William D. McKim

California Highway Patrol, California

End of Watch Tuesday, February 6, 1973

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William D. McKim

Officer McKim was killed in an automobile accident while attempting to stop a commercial vehicle which had attempted to bypass the Coyote Scale Facility in San Jose. Officer McKim's cruiser crossed the center lane of U.S. Highway 101 and was struck head-on.
Officer McKim had been with the agency for 19 years.


  • Age 50
  • Tour 19 years
  • Badge 1576

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Remembering your service to our great CHP. Thank you for your dedication. You are not forgotten. God bless you and your family.

State Traffic Officer 7185 Mike Becze
California Highway Patrol

February 6, 2019

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