Miami-Dade Police Detective Shot
Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of Detective Cesar Echaverry. As well as the members of the Miami-Dade Police Department.
We recommend reading the following official article from the Miami-Dade Police Department, which summarizes the events of what happened to Detective Echaverry. As well as pays a just tribute to telling his life story: Fallen Detective Cesar “Echy” Echaverry, Recalled as a Brave Hero
Echaverry was shot in the head while chasing an armed robbery suspect in Liberty City the evening of August 15 , 2022—and died two days later from his injuries.
Echaverry, who had been an officer for five years, was part of the Miami-Dade Police Department’s robbery intervention detail.
At his funeral it was shared in a speech made by Miami-Dade police Lt. Ernesto S. Rodriguez, that Detective Echaverry was off the night he was killed, “But being who he was, he volunteered to participate in an initiative implemented to target violent criminals and reduce crime in Miami-Dade,” said Lt. Rodriguez.
Visit Officer Echaverry’s memorial page if you wish to pay your respects.