MEDIA RELATIONS UNIT
December 20, 2010
Fourth Anniversary Officer Bryan Tuvera Memorial Vigil December 22
The fourth anniversary Officer Bryan Tuvera memorial vigil will he held on Wednesday, December 22, at Taraval Police Station Community Room, 2345-24th Avenue, from 8:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M.
Officer Tuvera was shot the night of December 22, 2006 by a suspect wanted on a felony warrant. When the suspect attempted to flee on foot, officers initiated a foot pursuit. The suspect broke into the side door of a residence and went into the garage. When officers moved to take the suspect into custody, he opened fire, striking Officer Turvera.
Despite valiant efforts by San Francisco Fire Department and San Francisco General Hospital staff, Officer Tuvera succumbed to his injuries early the next morning. He was 28 years old.
Officer Tuvera entered the San Francisco Police Department on July 1, 2002.
Link to Officer Tuvera's Bio on the Officer Down Memorial Page.
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Last updated: 12/27/2010 11:26:01 AM