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 Louis Villalobos, Police Officer III + I

Louis Villalobos

Saturday, March 18, 2000



Villalobos, Louis


Officer Villalobos
was awarded the "/inside_the_lapd/content_basic_view/27319">Medal of Valor in
1999.

Rank: Police Officer III + I

Serial Number: 16237

Division: Metropolitan Division, Special Weapons
and Tactics Team (SWAT)

Location: Camp Pendleton

Date Killed: Friday, March 18, 2000

Cause of Death: Training Accident

Bio: Officer Villalobos died a day after falling
off a catwalk while performing an advanced SWAT training exercise
at the United States Marine Corps base in Camp Pendleton,
California. During the training exercise, Officer Villalobos
slipped off of the 10-feet high catwalk. He sustained serious head
injuries and died the next day.

Officer Villalobos had been with the Los Angeles Police Department
for 29 years, and had been a member of the SWAT team for 17 years.
He is survived by his parents and four children.

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