Officers Killed in the Line of Duty

James Beyea

  • Rank: Police Officer
  • Serial Number: 25532
  • Division: North Hollywood
  • Location: 7304 Hinds Ave.
  • Date Killed: Tuesday, June 7, 1988
  • Cause of Death: Shot by a Burglary Suspect


Officer Beyea was shot and killed by a suspect he was chasing. During the foot pursuit the suspect turned and shot him. The suspect was shot and killed by other officers several hours later.

Officer Beyea had served with the Department for 9 months. He was survived by his parents and sister.