Policeman José Macario López-Díaz

Policeman José Macario López-Díaz

Puerto Rico Police Department, Puerto Rico

End of Watch Monday, March 13, 1911

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José Macario López-Díaz

Policeman José López-Díaz was shot and killed in the line of duty while attempting to arrest a subject in Arroyo, Puerto Rico.

The subject was able to overpower and disarm Policeman López-Díaz. The subject then fatally shot him and began shooting at other bystanders as he fled. One bystander was shot and killed.


  • Age 23
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 513

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Officer's handgun
  • Offender Not available

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En su aniversario no quiero pasar por alto no recordarlo. Los detalles de su muerte no son claros aún así, cualquier muerte de un compañero debe ser siempre recordada. Descanse en Paz.

US Army CID Special Agent Marcos Claudio
Former PR Police Department (Class 206th)

March 13, 2019

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