Fallen Agent: JOSE D. BARRAZA
DOB: April 13, 1987
Entered: August 8, 2008
Departed: April 18, 2016
Postion: Border Patrol Agent
On Monday, April 18, 2016, Border Patrol Agent/ Canine Handler Jose D. Barraza was killed in the line of duty in a two-vehicle accident near Sierra Blanca, Texas.
His canine partner was not seriously injured.
Agent Barraza was 29 years old and is survived by his wife, two children and his mother.
Agent Barraza entered on duty on August 8, 2008 as a member of U.S. Border Patrol Academy Class 800.
He was assigned to the Sierra Blanca Station.