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Sergeant George Aguilar | Inglewood Police Department, California Inglewood Police Department, California


George Aguilar

Inglewood Police Department, California

End of Watch: Thursday, March 31, 1988

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 46

Tour: 18 years

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Handgun; .44 caliber

Offender: Committed suicide

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Sergeant George Aguilar was shot and killed while making a felony traffic stop or robbery suspects at 1030 hours. He was en route to a training session in an unmarked car when he observed an armed robbery at a gas station. He followed from a safe distance and called for backup.

As Sergeant Aguilar was positioning for a felony traffic stop the suspect leaned out of his car and fired a round through Sergeant Aguilar's door, fatally wounding him. The shooter later committed suicide and the other four were apprehended within two days.

Sergeant Aguilar had been with the agency for 15 years and had been in law enforcement for a total of 18 years. He was survived by his wife and three children.

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On March 31, 1988, Joevone Elster and four other Crip Gang Members.senselessly gunned down and murdered my brother Sgt George Aguilar, an 18 year police veteran with the Inglewood Police Dept.

Joevone Elster was the mastermind to rob the gas station that He worked at, which resulted in the murder of Sgt. Aguilar. Sgt Aguilar lost his life at young age of 46 years old, leaving behind 3 young children to grow up without their father

On April 13, 2017, Joveone Elster is up for a parole board hearing to be considered to be released from prison.

Last year there were more police officers shot or killed in the US than in any prior year and releasing a cop killer from prison, sends the wrong message to other criminals or would be murders.

I asked family members, friends, police officers and all those that are apposed to releasing cop killers from prison to send an email to the California Parole Board to let them know that "Cop Killers" should NEVER be set free.

Please send your email to: [email protected] and please make sure to reference:Joevone Elster CDCR# E38375

There not a day goes by that I don't think of you George, I miss you brother, Larry

Larry Aguilar
January 16, 2017


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