Detention Officer Albert Feld

Detention Officer Albert Feld

United States Department of Justice - Immigration and Naturalization Service - Detention and Deportation, U.S. Government

End of Watch Tuesday, October 1, 1974

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Albert Feld

Detention Officer Albert Feld was killed in an automobile crash while transporting 18 illegal aliens just outside of El Centro, California.

The United States Border Patrol mini-bus that he was driving veered off of I-8 and struck the back of a tractor-trailer that was parked on the shoulder. Officer Feld and 12 of the illegal aliens were killed in the collision.

Officer Feld was a U.S. Navy veteran. He was survived by his wife, son, three daughters, and seven grandchildren.


  • Age 61
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash
  • Location California

illegal alien, transport, vehicle crash

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Officer Feld, You are not forgotten by the men and women of law enforcement. RIP

Michael Kane
Retired Detective, Boston Police Dept.

January 2, 2024

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