Officers Killed in the Line of Duty

Charles M. Partin

  • Rank: Policeman
  • Serial Number: Unknown
  • Division: Traffic Enforcement Division
  • Location: Washington Blvd and Virgina Rd
  • Date Killed: Sunday, January 23, 1927
  • Cause of Death: Motorcycle Traffic Accident


Policeman Partin was killed in a motorcycle accident at the intersection of Washington Boulevard and Virginia Road while attempting to stop a speeder. His motorcycle collided with another vehicle in the intersection.

Policeman Partin’s father, Deputy Julian Partin, was shot and killed in the line of duty on February 11, 1920, while serving with the Imperial County Sheriff’s Office.