Officer Ralph A. Vargas

Officer Ralph A. Vargas

California Highway Patrol, California

End of Watch Tuesday, September 30, 1952

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Ralph A. Vargas

Officer Vargas was killed in a motorcycle accident while on patrol in a residential area. Another vehicle suddenly turned in front of him, causing a collision.

Officer Vargas had served with the agency for 2 years.


  • Age 26
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge 553

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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Semper Fi Motorman. Your service is honored and I thank you for your service. Ride the heavens as a proud CHPY and watch over all of our brothers and sisters working today. God bless you and your family.

State Traffic Officer 7185 and United St
California Highway Patrol/SLA Area 530

September 30, 2019

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