Dep. David Wargo Jr.
Died in the line of duty 5/1/2012

Deputy David Wargo, a medically retired Sheriff’s Deputy, passed away as the result of injuries he received during a law enforcement incident in 2003. He spent nine years paralyzed and under extensive medical care. Deputy Wargo’s injuries occurred when he attempted to contact a suspect getting into his vehicle in a Safeway parking lot on May 23, 2003. Deputy Wargo was dragged by the vehicle causing extensive head injuries.