James R. Dominguez

Date of Birth: April 5, 1971

Entered on Duty: May 7, 2000

Title: Border Patrol Agent

End of Watch: July 19, 2012


On July 19, 2012, Border Patrol Agent James R. Dominguez of the Del Rio Sector was killed in the line of duty when he was struck by a passing vehicle along Highway 90 near Cline, Texas. Agent Dominguez was helping a disabled motorist remove debris from the roadway when the accident occurred. 

Agent Dominguez entered on duty with the U.S. Border Patrol as a member of the 434th Session of the Border Patrol Academy on May 7, 2000, and was assigned to the Uvalde Station. 

Agent Dominguez is survived by his wife Victoria; his three daughters, Sylvia, Jacquelin, and Isabella; his son, James Michel; his brother, Lead Border Patrol Agent Carlos Dominguez Jr., and his father, retired Border Patrol Agent Carlos Dominguez.