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EARL HARWOOD SCOTT

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Rank: Police Officer
Panel: 37-E: 25
Department: California Highway Patrol
End of Watch: February 17, 2006
Cause: Gunfire
Age: 36
Years of Service: 5

Description: Officer Scott was shot and killed after making a traffic stop on Highway 99 for a speeding violation. While walking back to his cruiser to verify the suspect's identification and registration, the suspect shot Officer Scott in the head. A passing motorist witnessed the incident and called authorities. Officer Scott was pronounced dead at the scene.