Trooper Chad Walker
Texas Highway Patrol
End of Watch: March 31, 2021
On March 26, 2021, Trooper Chad Walker was ambushed and shot as he attempted to assist with what he believed to be a disabled vehicle. Trooper Walker pulled behind the vehicle and was shot before he could get out of his vehicle. Trooper Walker was placed on life-support until March 31, 2021 so that his organs could be donated. Trooper Walker is the 14th law enforcement officer to be shot and killed this year and the third officer fatality from the state of Texas in 2021.
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