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 Brian Brown, Police Officer

Brian Brown

Sunday, November 29, 1998



Brown, Brian

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Rank: Police Officer

Serial Number:32054

Division: Pacific

Location: Sepulveda Blvd and Jefferson Blvd.
(Culver City)

Date Killed: Sunday, November 29, 1998

Cause of Death: Shot by a Murder Suspect



Bio: Officer Brown was shot and killed during a
gunfight after witnessing a drive-by shooting. Officer Brown and
his partner witnessed the shooting, in which one person was killed,
and began to chase the suspects. The suspects opened fire on the
two officers, striking Officer Brown in the head and grazing his
partner.

One suspect was shot and killed and the other carjacked another
vehicle, prompting another chase. The second chase ended when the
suspect crashed at Los Angeles International Airport and was shot
and wounded during another exchange of gunfire. The second suspect
was convicted and sentenced to life.

Officer Brown had been with the Department for four years and is
survived by his 7-year-old son.

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