Devin Williams, Jr.

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Service Record

Agency Stockton California Police Department
Rank Trainee
Dates of Service January 2020 - 2021.[1]
Last Known Status Terminated[1]
Agency Alameda County California Sheriff's Office
Rank Deputy
Dates of Service Hired September 7, 2021.[2]
Last Known Status Active

Incident Reports

Devin Williams, Jr.

2022 Shooting Deaths of Benison and Maria Tran

On September 7, 2022, police were called on a report of an intruder with a gun. Responding officers found the Trans had been shot and killed. Witnesses identified the shooter as Williams, who had left the scene.[1][3]

Williams, who was off-duty, discarded the weapon, which was his duty firearm.[2][1]

Response Timeline

On September 7, 2022, Williams turned himself in.[1][4][5]

Williams was arrested for suspicion of double homicide and potential special circumstances that could make him eligible for the death penalty.[2]

Investigators have found a romantic link between Williams and Maria Tran.[6]

LEO Ratings

Training and Tactics rating: neutral
Protect & Serve rating: neutral
Individual Rights rating: neutral
Accountability and Integrity rating: neutral
Off Duty rating: bad
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