Police Officer Carmelo Colon-Medina

Police Officer Carmelo Colon-Medina

Puerto Rico Police Department, Puerto Rico

End of Watch Wednesday, January 23, 1991

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Carmelo Colon-Medina

Police Officer Carmelo Colon-Medina was shot and killed after stopping a traffic violator. It was later learned that the vehicle had been stolen and the driver was fleeing from an earlier robbery.

Officer Colon-Medina had served with the agency for four years. He is survived by his wife and three children.


  • Age 38
  • Tour 4 years
  • Badge 14532

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

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we met in 1970 I was 16 and you 18 and in a couple of months , you be 28 years that you gone from us.. I will always , always remember you with all my heart and love, you will never be forgotten, thanks for beaning a wonderful father and husband, you are in God arms RIP JR

lucy Tiru

November 26, 2018

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