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Police Officer Jermaine Anthony Gibson | Cathedral City Police Department, California Cathedral City Police Department, California

Police Officer

Jermaine Anthony Gibson

Cathedral City Police Department, California

End of Watch: Saturday, March 19, 2011

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 28

Tour: 3 years

Badge # 2901

Military veteran

Cause: Vehicle pursuit

Incident Date: 3/18/2011

Weapon: Automobile

Suspect: In custody

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Officer Jermaine Gibson was killed in a high-speed chase after his patrol car left the road and collided with a tree on South Palm Canyon Drive near Mesquite Avenue.

Officer Gibson attempted to pull over a stolen vehicle at approximately 11:30 pm and gave chase after the suspect failed to pull over. His vehicle left the road and crashed in Palm Springs at approximately 11:55 pm. The suspect vehicle also crashed and two suspects were taken into custody.

Officer Gibson was pronounced dead at the scene shortly after midnight.

Officer Gibson was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and Purple Heart recipient. He had served with the the Cathedral City Police Department for approximately 18 months and had served in law enforcement for a total of three years. He is survived by his wife and infant son.

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We went to Pinole Valley High School and you always talked abou going into military and law enforcement. You will be missed brother, as I contuniue in the service I shall remember you every time I put on my badge.

Officer Recruit. Altoris Marinez
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October 2, 2014

 

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