Police Officer Francis J. Murray

Police Officer Francis J. Murray

Stockton Police Department, California

End of Watch Sunday, August 14, 1938

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Francis J. Murray

Officer Murray was struck and killed by a drunk driver while assisting at the scene of a second drunk driver.
Officer Murray had been with the agency for 28 years. Both his son and grandson also became Stockton police officers.


  • Age 60
  • Tour 28 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Weapon Automobile; Alcohol involved
  • Offender Not available

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Today is the 60th anniversary of the passing of Officer Francis Murray. We remember him for his service to the city of Stockton, and to the nation. The legacy of law enforcement was carried on through his son and grandson.

Stan Jefferson
Citizen of Arizona

August 14, 2018

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