LAPD officer dies following surgery related to 2015 on-duty crash

The LEO died over the weekend following the surgery

Duty Death: Officer Esmeralda Ramirez - [Los Angeles, California]

End of Service: 06/09/2019


By PoliceOne Staff

LOS ANGELES  — An officer has died following a surgery related to an on-duty traffic collision that happened in 2015.

According to Patch.com, Officer Esmeralda Ramirez had surgery on Sunday and succumbed to complications fro the procedure over the weekend.

Officer Esmeralda Ramirez (Photo/ LAPD)
Officer Esmeralda Ramirez (Photo/ LAPD)

The 49-year-old officer joined the LAPD in 2008 and “was a valued member of the Pacific Division.”

Ramirez is survived by her three children.

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