Police Officer Andrew Esparza

Police Officer Andrew Esparza

Irving Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Friday, April 13, 2007

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Andrew Esparza

Officer Andrew Esparza was injured in an automobile accident while responding to assist another officer.

Officer Esparza crashed about 8:45 pm on eastbound Highway 183 near Carl Road, during a rainstorm. He lost control of his patrol car when the vehicle hydroplaned and went off the right shoulder, hitting a concrete light pole on the side of the highway. He was transported to Parkland Memorial Hospital where he died from his injuries.

Officer Esparza had served with the Irving Police Department for two years. He is survived by his parents, sister, and two brothers. One of his brothers also serves with the Irving Police Department.


  • Age 26
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge 966

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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13 years ago today, my life was turned upside down . You traded your badge for wings. I have missed you everyday. I can't help to wonder who you would be today, married. kids One thing I know for sure, you would be loving your mama. I so miss your early morning phone call's, your voice, your hugs, ok, I miss everything about you
It's been though here, but I know you are with Jesus and with alot of family in heaven and that one day we will be together again forever
Thank you mijo for being a wonderful son. Thank you for always taking care of us

i love you so much


April 13, 2020

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