AZ DPS

FALLEN OFFICERS

Richard Stratman

Richard Stratman, 27

Residence: Tucson
Badge: 1622
End of Watch: October 2, 1983

Paramedic Stratman was on the same mission as Pilot McNeff in a departmental helicopter during a rainstorm when it crashed in a cotton field near Marana. The DPS aircraft was enroute to Catalina to pick up a pregnant woman and fly her to a Tucson medical facility.