Border Patrol Agent Jeffrey Ramirez

Border Patrol Agent Jeffrey Ramirez

United States Department of Homeland Security - Customs and Border Protection - United States Border Patrol, U.S. Government

End of Watch Saturday, September 15, 2012

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Jeffrey Ramirez

Border Patrol Agent Jeffrey Ramirez died several weeks after suffering symptoms of heat stroke during a defensive tactics training exercise in Laredo, Texas, on a day where temperatures were above 90-degrees.

He was transported to a hospital when he began to feel ill where he was treated for dehydration and released. After failing to wake up the following morning, he was transported back to the hospital where he remained on life support until passing away on September 15th, 2012.

Agent Ramirez had served with the United States Border Patrol for four years. He is survived by his wife, son, parents, sister, and two brothers.


  • Age 25
  • Tour 4 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Heat exhaustion
  • Location Texas
  • Incident Date Saturday, September 1, 2012

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I miss you every day dad you don't know how proud i am to be your son. I wish you were still here to be cheering me on at my football games.But im glad that i have your name every time i see some one down i try my best to pick them up.Because i feel like that is something you would do. I will keep on trying to make people proud of me especially you dad.You will forever be remembered in my heart and in my life. R.I.P Dad

Son of Agent.Ramirez

December 10, 2018

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