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Fallen Officers

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It is with great honor that the Manhattan Beach Police Department pays a lasting tribute to each of our fallen officers by preserving their memories.

In May, the Manhattan Beach Police Department holds an Annual Police Memorial Ceremony to honor the memory of Officer Charles Grau, Officer Timothy Giles, and Officer Martin Ganz.

Officer Martin Ganz

Officer Martin Ganz
End of Watch


Officer Giles

Officer Timothy Giles
End of Watch


Officer Grau

Officer Charles Frederick Grau
End of Watch



Public Safety Memorial Wall honors our three fallen Officers:  Charles Grau, Timothy Giles, and Martin Ganz."By never forgetting our
honored heroes in public safety,
they live in our hearts and souls."

Manhattan Beach
Public Safety Memorial Wall

Police and Fire Facility
420 15th Street
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266