James Snedigar

Jim Snedigar
  • Officer
  • Badge Number: 312
  • End of Watch: April 16, 1999

Officer Snedigar lost his life while participating in a SWAT operation to apprehend multiple armed robbery suspects hiding in a large apartment complex. Officer Snedigar was slain while entering an apartment in which one or more of the suspects were believed to be. Other Chandler Officers returned fire killing the suspect. Officer Snedigar was the first Chandler Police Officer killed in the line of duty. Officer Snedigar is survived by his wife, a son, two daughters, and seven grandkids.