Officers Killed in the Line of Duty

Paul Gillen

  • Rank: Commander
  • Serial Number: 6435
  • Division: Operations Headquarters Bureau
  • Location: Kagel canyon near Bailey canyon / Lopez canyon road
  • Date Killed: Wednesday, May 29, 1974
  • Cause of Death: Helicopter Crash


Commander Gillen was killed in a police helicopter crash. He was the highest ranking member of the Department to be killed in the line of duty.