DETAILS: Memorial service for fallen SJPD Officer Michael Johnson

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Thursday, April 2, 2015
San Jose Police Officer Michael Johnson, a 14-year veteran of the force, was killed in the line of duty on March 24, 2015.
San Jose Police Officer Michael Johnson, a 14-year veteran of the force, was killed in the line of duty on March 24, 2015.
San Jose Police Department

SAN JOSE, Calif. (KGO) -- The memorial for fallen San Jose Officer Michael Johnson was held at the San Jose SAP Arena. Johnson is the 12th fallen San Jose police officer since the city established the department in 1849.

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For your planning, here are more details and an interactive Google Map of the procession routes:


Date: Thursday, April 2, 2015

Time: 11 AM

Location: SAP Center at San Jose, 525 W. Santa Clara Street, San Jose, Ca.


Traffic in Los Gatos, Campbell and San Jose will be impacted as rolling road closures occur along the procession route. Additionally, traffic will not be allowed to pass the procession on city streets.

Procession Route Leaving Los Gatos at 10 a.m.

Begin at 615 N Santa Cruz Ave., Los Gatos

N Santa Cruz Ave northbound

Northbound N Santa Cruz Ave. turns into Winchester Blvd.

Continue northbound Winchester Blvd.

Winchester Blvd. to Stevens Creek Blvd. eastbound

Stevens Creek Blvd. turns into W San Carlos St.

W San Carlos St. to S Montgomery St. northbound

S Montgomery St. turns into N Autumn St.

Continue northbound on N Autumn Ave. to the SAP Center

Procession Route Leaving SAP Center at 1 p.m.

Begin at SAP Center

Eastbound W Santa Clara St.

W Santa Clara St. to S Market St southbound

S Market St. turns into S 1st St.

Continue southbound S 1st St.

S 1st St. turns into Monterey Hwy

Continue southbound Monterey Hwy to a private ceremony at Oakhill Cemetery


If you would like to extend your condolences to the officer's family and the San Jose Police Department, click here. We've posted a badge on Facebook for you to share, to honor his memory and his service.

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PROGRAMMING NOTE: Due to coverage of the memorial service, "The View" will in its entirety tonight at 1:42 a.m. "The Chew" will air in its entirety at 2:42 a.m.


The SJPOA Charitable Foundation is accepting donations for the family of Michael Johnson. Please visit to make a donation online.

The Britannia Arms will be holding a fundraiser on April 2nd from 11 AM - 2 AM. ALL PROCEEDS during this time will be going to the family. The fundraiser will be held at both locations:

Britannia Arms - Downtown

173 W Santa Clara Street

San Jose, CA 95113

Britannia Arms - Almaden

5027 Almaden Expressway

San Jose, CA 95118

The San Jose Earthquakes will be holding an Easter Egg Hunt following the team's match on April 5th (available to kids 10 and under with a ticket to the match). A donation bin will be set up at the Guest Services Center behind section 101. Following the match, fans can donate upon checking in for the Easter egg hunt. In addition, donations can be made at

All the donations will be coming to the SJPOA Charitable Foundation and then given to family.

For full coverage on San Jose Officer Michael Johnson, click here.


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