ESMERALDA RAMIREZ

ESMERALDA RAMIREZ

Los Angeles Police Department Officer Esmeralda Ponce Ramirez, 49, succumbed to injuries on June 9th that were sustained in a vehicle crash in 2015.

Ramirez had received injuries in 2015 while she was driving a patrol car and another vehicle struck her police vehicle. She passed away after experiencing complications as a result of required surgery related to her injuries.

Ramirez had worked patrol, community relations and as a detective. Two of her cousins also work as Los Angeles police officers.

Officer Ramirez had served with the Los Angeles Police Department for 11 years and was assigned to the Pacific Division. She is survived by her three adult children.