Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, CA

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department

Sergeant Alfonso Lopez

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, CA

EOW: Monday, October 24, 2016

Cause: Automobile crash

Officer Edward Everett Reed, Jr.

Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority Police Department, CA

EOW: Sunday, February 21, 1993

Cause: Vehicular assault

Sergeant Thomas J. Fonte

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, CA

EOW: Tuesday, October 2, 1990

Cause: Duty related illness

Officer Murray F. Olsen

Los Angeles County Department of Health Services, CA

EOW: Sunday, March 9, 1975

Cause: Gunfire

Deputy Joseph O. Herrera

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, CA

EOW: Tuesday, October 3, 1972

Cause: Struck by vehicle

Deputy Gary E. McCullah

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, CA

EOW: Monday, September 30, 1968

Cause: Aircraft accident

Deputy Robert K. Schnur

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, CA

EOW: Monday, September 30, 1968

Cause: Aircraft accident

Deputy J. Elbert Hall

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, CA

EOW: Monday, November 14, 1949

Cause: Vehicle pursuit

K9 Marko

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, CA

EOW: Sunday, August 24, 2003

Cause: Gunfire (Accidental)

K9 Gauner

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, CA

EOW: Monday, December 6, 1982

Cause: Gunfire

Total Line of Duty Deaths: 132

  • Aircraft accident 7
  • Automobile crash 17
  • Drowned 1
  • Duty related illness 2
  • Fall 2
  • Gunfire 65
  • Gunfire (Accidental) 6
  • Heart attack 5
  • Motorcycle crash 5
  • Stabbed 4
  • Struck by vehicle 7
  • Vehicle pursuit 5
  • Vehicular assault 6

By Month

  • January 20
  • February 9
  • March 16
  • April 10
  • May 12
  • June 5
  • July 3
  • August 10
  • September 12
  • October 15
  • November 10
  • December 10

By Gender

  • Male 127
  • Female 5

K9 Line of Duty Deaths: 2

  • Gunfire 1
  • Gunfire (Accidental) 1

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