James Snedigar

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

Officer Snedigar was killed in the line of duty while participating in a SWAT operation to apprehend armed robbery suspects hiding in a large apartment complex. Officer Snedigar was shot while entering an apartment where the suspects were believed to be. Other Chandler SWAT 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 eight grandkids.