Deputy Sheriff Earl Mendenhall

Deputy Sheriff Earl Mendenhall

Ventura County Sheriff's Office, California

End of Watch Saturday, July 15, 1961

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Earl Mendenhall

Deputy Sheriff Earl Mendenhall was killed in an automobile accident when a mentally ill prisoner he was transporting grabbed the wheel of his cruiser and caused it to veer into oncoming traffic.

Deputy Mendenhall was a WWII veteran.

Bio

  • Age 35
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Not available

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This man was my grandfather he was my dads father. I wish I would have been able to meet him.
My father has gone to be with him in heaven. rest in peace grandpa and dad.

Mark Mendenhall
grandson

August 8, 2019

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