Deputy - Yevhen "Eugene" Kostiuchenko

 

Kostiuchenko

Deputy Yevhen "Eugene" Kostiuchenko
January 30, 1973 – October 28, 2014


Deputy Kostiuchenko, an 11-year member of the Sheriff’s Office, was struck and killed while on a traffic stop on the shoulder of the 101 Freeway in the city of Camarillo. He had completed his early morning traffic stop and was walking back to his patrol vehicle when he was struck and killed by an intoxicated driver. Eugene worked with the Office of Emergency Services before becoming a deputy in 2007. Born in the Ukraine, Eugene served in the Ukrainian military before becoming an American citizen and a deputy sheriff.