September 13, 2006
It is with great sadness that the Inglewood Police Department announces the untimely death of Inglewood Police Officer Caleb Haskell. On Saturday, September 9, 2006, at about 1320 hours, Officer Haskell was involved in an off-duty traffic collision as he was riding his motorcycle southbound on Angeles Crest Highway.
Officer Haskell was transported to Huntington Memorial Hospital in the City of Pasadena, where he was pronounced dead as a result of his injuries. The incident is currently under investigation by the California Highway Patrol, Altadena station.
Officer Haskell, 28, was appointed as an Inglewood Police officer on November 14, 2005, and was in the latter stages of his probationary period. He was well-respected by his peers and will be sadly missed.
The funeral arrangements are as follows:
Viewing: Thursday, September 14, 2006 -12:00pm-4:00pm
5310 Torrance Boulevard
Torrance, CA 90503
The viewing will consist of a closed casket, but a repeating video presentation will be provided.
Funeral: Friday, September 15, 2006 – 11:00 am
The Neighborhood Church
415 Paseo Del Mar
Palos Verdes Estates, CA 90274
The gravesite service and interment will immediately follow funeral services at Green Hills Memorial Park, 27501 S. Western Avenue, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275 (310) 831-0311.
Flowers, Donations and Cards:
Flowers can be sent to: Rice Mortuary, address listed above.
Donations and cards can be sent to:
Mrs. Amy Haskell
C/O: Inglewood Police Department
One Manchester Boulevard
Inglewood, CA 90301
Please remember to include Officer Haskell’s family in your prayers.
JULIUS I. DAVIS
Chief of Police
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