Sergeant Alberto Alvarado-Velez

Sergeant Alberto Alvarado-Velez

Puerto Rico Police Department, Puerto Rico

End of Watch Tuesday, July 22, 1986

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Alberto Alvarado-Velez

Sergeant Alberto Alvarado-Velez was shot and killed as he was attempting to arrest a mentally disturbed man, neighbors said was firing a gun into the air.

Sergeant Alvarado-Velez was survived by his wife and daughter.


  • Age 39
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

EDP, weapons violation

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Thank you for your service and today we remind you and your family that your sacrifice is one that will never, ever be forgotten by your LE brethren. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

July 22, 2020

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