On December 23, 2013, the Critical Incident Review Board determined that all shots fired by Officers Rick Wimbish, Daniel Brewer, Jess Beagley, Ryan Vaughan and Chad Garrett in the Officer Involved Shooting on September 16, 2013, at 5101 California Ave. were within Department Policy, and were within State and Federal Guidelines. All officers have returned to full-duty.
Chief Williamson is confident in the Review Board’s findings and the officers’ actions in this incident. Although Chief Williamson will be unavailable for comment this week he will be available late next week to answer questions about this event.
Chief Williamson has not authorized any personnel to speak on his behalf regarding this incident.