Officer Victoria Louise Chavez

Officer Victoria Louise Chavez

Farmington Police Department, New Mexico

End of Watch Thursday, July 9, 1992

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Victoria Louise Chavez

Officer Victoria Chavez was shot and killed while conducting a vacation check of a local residence.

When she arrived at the house the owners' son emerged from the residence with a shotgun and opened fire, shooting her before she exited her patrol car.

Officer Chavez had served with the Farmington Police Department for 18 months. She is survived by her husband and two daughters.

Bio

  • Age 39
  • Tour 1 year, 6 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Shotgun
  • Offender Not available

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Thank you for your service and please know that your sacrifice will never be forgotten. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

July 9, 2020

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