Deputy Sheriff Tony Yanniello

Deputy Sheriff Tony Yanniello

Broward County Sheriff's Office, Florida

End of Watch Thursday, October 18, 1984

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Tony Yanniello

Deputy Sheriff Tony Yanniello was shot and killed after responding to a domestic dispute at 4011 SW 19th Street in Hollywood.

When Deputy Yanniello arrived, the suspect fired his rifle from the window of his house and killed him.

After a 10 hour standoff, the SWAT team entered the house and in an exchange of gunfire, the suspect was killed.

Deputy Yanniello had served with the Broward County Sheriff's Office for two years. He is survived by his parents, son, daughter, three brothers, and one sister.


  • Age 33
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Rifle
  • Offender Shot and killed


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10/18/2018, 34 years ago I was at your funeral. In the blink of an eye you were gone, lives were changed irreversibly, and just that quick IT IS 34 years later. You are alive in my heart

Brother Deputy CCN 3XX7

October 18, 2018

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