Deputy Sheriff James Michael Salvino, Jr.

Deputy Sheriff James Michael Salvino, Jr.

Cuyahoga County Sheriff's Department, Ohio

End of Watch Saturday, February 17, 2001

Add to My Heroes

James Michael Salvino, Jr.

Deputy Sheriff James Salvino died from injuries suffered in Lima, Ohio, the previous day when he and another deputy were on their way to transport prisoners.

They were on the entrance ramp from State Route 309 to I-75 when the patrol car began to slide on the wet roadway and then spun into the path of an oncoming tractor-trailer.

Deputy Salvino was transported to a local hospital and then flown to a second hospital before succumbing to his injuries. His partner was admitted to the hospital in critical condition.

Deputy Salvino had served with the Cuyahoga County Sheriff's Department for seven years. He is survived by his wife.

Bio

  • Age 31
  • Tour 7 years
  • Badge 318

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash
  • Incident Date Friday, February 16, 2001

routine driving

Most Recent Reflection

View all 40 Reflections

May God and St. Michael watch over you in Heaven, Deputy Salvino.

Kenneth Collins
South Amherst Police Department

February 21, 2022

Want even more control of your Reflection? Create a free ODMP account now for these benefits:

  • Quick access to your heroes
  • Reflections published quicker
  • Save a Reflection signature
  • View, edit or delete any Reflection you've left in the past

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