Officer Andre Moye Jr, I.D.
21641, of Riverside Area, was conducting a traffic stop in
Riverside Monday evening, Aug. 12, 2019, when he was shot by the
driver of the vehicle. Two other CHP officers, Ryan Smith, ID
20668, and Robert Paul, 20945, responded to the scene and were
struck by gunfire during the shootout. Additional CHP units and
the Riverside Police Department responded to the scene. The
suspect was hit by return gunfire and succumbed to his injuries
Many North Bay residents have vivid, even traumatic memories of
the October 2017 firestorm that claimed 44 lives. The death toll
could have been double that if not for Napa-based California
Highway Patrol flight officer Whitney Lowe, a 37-year-old married
father of five who lives in Vacaville, his co-worker, CHP pilot
Pete Gavitte, and their colleagues based out of Redding.
Baseball season hasn’t wrapped up yet, but Angels star Albert
Pujols still took time out of his busy schedule to visit a
California Highway Patrol officer in Riverside County who’s
recuperating in the hospital after being injured on the job.
Automobile collisions have been the leading cause of death for
American teens for generations. Since 2007, Impact Teen Drivers
has emerged as a leading non-profit organization dedicated to
reversing this pervasive yet 100 percent-preventable crisis.
Impact Teen Drivers’ mission is to change the culture of driving
forever thereby saving lives not only in this generation of
drivers, but also in all future generations of drivers.