Phoenix Law Enforcement Association

Don Schultz

End of Watch, May 12, 2004

On May 10, 2004 at approximately 3:00 pm, Officer Don R. Schultz, #4410, was participating in a Dive Team search for evidence in the canal near 19th Avenue and Hatcher. He came loose from his tender line for unknown reasons and was found lodged in a canal gate by other members of the Dive Team, who freed him. He was pulled from the water and taken to John C. Lincoln hospital where on Wednesday, May 12, 2004 at 7:10 PM, he passed away after being removed from life support.