Sergeant Patrick Don Vegas

Sergeant Patrick Don Vegas

Bakersfield Police Department, California

End of Watch Friday, June 20, 1980

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Patrick Don Vegas

Sergeant Vegas was killed when his police motorcycle was struck by a car while he was responding to the scene of another accident. He had been with the agency for 11 years.


  • Age 35
  • Tour 11 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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Sgt. Vegas,
On today, the 40th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Bakersfield. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend your deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

June 20, 2020

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