Deputy Sheriff Joseph O. Herrera

Deputy Sheriff Joseph O. Herrera

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, California

End of Watch Tuesday, October 3, 1972

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Joseph O. Herrera

Deputy Sheriff Joseph Herrera struck and killed by a jail transport bus at the Men's Central Jail.

The brakes on the bus failed as it pulled into the facility. Deputy Herrera was crushed between the bus and a pillar.

Bio

  • Age 24
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

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