Deputy - Peter J. Aguirre
Deputy Peter J. Aguirre
October 17, 1969 – July 17, 1996
Deputy Aguirre, who started as a cadet with the Department and served as a Deputy for over two years, was shot and killed while investigating a domestic disturbance call in the Ojai area. The suspect was also shot by responding deputies, but survived. He was prosecuted for first-degree murder and received the death penalty. Peter was awarded the Medal of Valor for his heroism and is survived by his wife Dina and their daughter, Gabriella.