Detention Officer Dionicio M. Camacho

Detention Officer Dionicio M. Camacho

Harris County Sheriff's Office, Texas

End of Watch Friday, October 23, 2009

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Dionicio M. Camacho

Detention Officer Dionicio Camacho suffered a fatal heart attack while conducting defensive tactics training at the agency's academy.

He had just finished five minutes of running and was in a simulated fight with an instructor when he collapsed. Paramedics were called and performed CPR before transporting Officer Camacho to a local hospital. He remained on life support for two days before passing away.

Officer Camacho had served with the Harris County Sheriff's Office for only four months. He is survived by his wife and son.


  • Age 51
  • Tour 4 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack
  • Incident Date Wednesday, October 21, 2009


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