POLICE OFFICER WILLIAM “BILL” BEAN JR
Officer William “Bill” Bean Jr
Agency: Sacramento Police Department
End of Watch: Tuesday, February 9, 1999
Badge Number: 772
CA Memorial Panel: 5
National Police Memorial Wall Panel: 50-E-21
Cause of Death: Gunshot wound
Date of Incident: Tuesday, February 9, 1999
Weapon Used: Handgun
Suspect Info: One suspect arrested. Convicted for murder of police officer.
Officer Bean was shot and killed during a traffic stop in Del Paso Heights, as he and his partner attempted to make contact with vehicle driver.