Deputy Sheriff Kenneth D. Ell

Deputy Sheriff Kenneth D. Ell

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, California

End of Watch Tuesday, January 19, 1982

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Kenneth D. Ell

Deputy Sheriff Kenneth Ell was inadvertnetly shot and killed by his partner during a confrontation with an armed subject at 1521 W 102nd Street.

When the suspect produced a handgun Deputy Ell's partner opened fire and accidentally struck Deputy Ell once in the head.

Deputy Ell had served with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department for 14 years.


  • Age 36
  • Tour 14 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire (Inadvertent)

crossfire, domestic

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Thinking of you Today as Always! You were Truly an Officer & a Gentlemen! You are Truly Missed! I am so Grateful to have had the opportunity to know you! Rest Well! You will always be "Angel Eyes"!

Valerie Walker

January 19, 2022

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