Police Officer Jacob Derbin

Police Officer Jacob Derbin

Euclid Police Department, Ohio

End of Watch Saturday, May 11, 2024

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Jacob Derbin

Police Officer Jacob Derbin was shot and killed while responding to a disturbance call in the 300 block of East 211th Street at about 9:55 pm.

He was ambushed by a subject after he arrived at the location. The man who shot him, who is a convicted felon and was wanted for violating conditions of his community supervision, fled the scene.

Officer Derbin was transported to University Hospitals where he succumbed to his wounds.

The suspect was found dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound the next day.

Officer Derbin had served with the Euclid Police Department for 10 months. He is survived by his fiancée.


  • Age 23
  • Tour 10 months
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Committed suicide

ambush, convicted felon, disturbance


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