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San Carlos Apache Officer Killed in Trailer Collision

San Carlos Apache Officer Killed in Trailer Collision

ODMP.org

February 15, 2011

SAN CARLOS, Ariz. – Officer Aaron Peru was killed in an automobile accident on U.S. 70 near Safford. He had been directed by the shift sergeant to report to the police station prior to traveling to the police academy in Tucson.

A trailer being pulled by an oncoming vehicle broke free and collided with his car head-on, causing fatal injuries.

Officer Peru had served with the San Carlos Apache Tribal Police Department and had been sworn in only 30 days earlier. He is survived by his four children and parents.


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    hydroponic3

    over 2 years ago

    58 Comments

    Interesting read, I feel it's important to know about these things.

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    revCCBeasley

    almost 3 years ago

    2944 Comments

    RIP Officer Peru. We Pray for your family amist the loss. The Community will miss you and your service

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    BlueKnightJr

    almost 3 years ago

    60 Comments

    Rest in Peace my friend. you will always be missed.

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    Straightshooter

    about 3 years ago

    1708 Comments

    IRest in Peace Officer Aaron Peru. My Prayers for your Family, friends and coworkers.

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    Sheepdog1

    about 3 years ago

    480 Comments

    RIP brother

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    Anonymous

    about 3 years ago

    Rest in peace Officer Peru. Our prayers are for your family, friends & department as they pass thru this time of grief.

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    aussie4

    about 3 years ago

    5328 Comments

    God Bless LEO Peru and his family. Three days, thirty days, thirty years, a Blue Brother all the same.

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    batman2944

    about 3 years ago

    738 Comments

    So tragic! Rest in Peace Brother, and God Bless!

    "Stay in the Fight"

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    ksphatcop

    about 3 years ago

    1744 Comments

    Rest in Peace

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    Anonymous

    about 3 years ago

    Rest in peace, my brother. May God comfort and Bess your family and friends.

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    walvira

    about 3 years ago

    44 Comments

    RIP!! MY PRAYERS ARE WITH HIS CHILDREN AND FAMILY AND HE WILL NEVER BE FORGOTTON.

    .. MS W.ROSADO

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    milcop

    about 3 years ago

    762 Comments

    RIP my Brother

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    tbailes182

    about 3 years ago

    540 Comments

    Rest in Peace Brother. My thoughts and prayers go out to your family, friends, and loved ones.

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    Redsky

    about 3 years ago

    2918 Comments

    This is truly a tragedy. May this officer and all who knew and loved him find peace. This is very sad to hear especially for someone just starting out.

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    lajustice

    about 3 years ago

    1178 Comments

    Though your LEO time was short, you are still a brother. GOD bless you and keep you, may he watch over your children.

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