Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 4 years
Badge # Not available
Cause: Vehicular assault
Weapon: Automobile; Alcohol involved
Offender: Sentenced to 10 years probation
Patrolman Salinas was killed when his patrol car was struck by a drunk driver who was speeding and failed to stop at a stop sign. Patrolman Salinas' partner was injured in the accident. The driver was convicted of involuntary manslaughter and sentenced to 10 years probation.
Patrolman Salinas had been with the agency for four years and was survived by his wife and two sons.