Deputy Sheriff Carlos Escamilla

Deputy Sheriff Carlos Escamilla

Pinal County Sheriff's Office, Arizona

End of Watch Saturday, May 14, 1955

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Carlos Escamilla

Deputy Sheriff Carlos Escamilla was shot and killed after he attempted to stop a bartender from beating a man.

The bartender had ordered the man out of the bar, but before the man could leave the bartender attacked him. Deputy Escamilla, who was off-duty, attempted to intervene and was shot and killed by the bartender. The bartender was also killed in the exchange of gunfire.

Deputy Escamilla was survived by his two children.


  • Age 30
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Rifle
  • Offender Shot and killed

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Rest in peace Deputy Sheriff Escamilla.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

March 2, 2019

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