AZ DPS

FALLEN OFFICERS

James L. Keeton

James L. Keeton, 27

Residence: Navajo
Badge: 310
End of Watch: February 5, 1971

Officer Keeton was shot to death with his own weapon by Bertram Greenberg, a suspect in the rape and murder of a 13-year-old California girl. Keeton, who lost his pistol during a skirmish with Greenberg, was shot after stopping Greenberg for a traffic violation on Interstate 40, 12 miles west of the New Mexico state line.