Detective Joe Ruiz Landin

Detective Joe Ruiz Landin

Tulare County Sheriff's Office, California

End of Watch Monday, August 5, 1985

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Joe Ruiz Landin

Detective Joe Landin and Detective Monty Conley were killed when their vehicle was broadsided by another vehicle that ran a stop sign on Avenue 120 in Pixley, California.

The detectives were returning to the sheriff's office headquarters after participating in a narcotics investigation. The driver of the vehicle that struck them was sentenced to five years.

Bio

  • Age 34
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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My husband and I passed your memorial today as we drove through Tulare County. Thank you for your service and sacrifice. You are remembered today.

Tina L Holtz
Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office, NY (Ret.)

Bill Makuch
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Deputy Tina L. Holtz
Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office (Ret.)

March 10, 2020

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