Login | About Us | Contact Us | Search Connect With ODMP Facebook Twitter
ODMP Remembers...

Deputy Barry J. Hoffman | Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, California Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, California

Deputy

Barry J. Hoffman

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, California

End of Watch: Monday, August 30, 1971

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 24

Tour: 2 years

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Incident Date: 8/25/1971

Weapon: Gun; Unknown type

Offender: Shot and killed

· Leave a Reflection
· Add to My Heroes
· Update this memorial

Share this memorial:
Email to a Friend

Deputy Barry Hoffman was shot and killed during a struggle. Deputy Hoffman and his partner were questioning two suspects near a bar in Lawndale when the two suspects attempted to flee. A struggle ensued between Deputy Hoffman and one of the suspects when he was wounded. Deputy Hoffman's partner shot and killed the suspect. Deputy Hoffman was transported to a local hospital where he died five days later.

Deputy Hoffman had been with the agency for just over two years.

Leave a Reflection · Update Memorial

View all 13 Reflections

Most Recent Reflection

trying to reach family of office Hoffman.

Mary Endom Krahn
Daughter of LT. Donald Endom LENNOX
August 30, 2016

 

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now:

(will show below Reflection)
(will show below Reflection)
(e-mail remains private)
Remember my rank, agency and email address
I have read and agree to the Reflections Terms of Use
(revised 5/31/2012)
 
All 2016 Deaths