Fred Magana

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Service Record

Agency San Diego County California Sheriff's Department
Rank Lieutenant
Salary $237,413 (2019)[1]
Last Known Status Unknown


2013 Letter of Commendation

In 2013, Magana received a Letter of Commendation.[2]

Incident Reports

2013-2019 San Diego County California Sheriff's Department Illegal Firearm Sales

Response Timeline

In the summer of 2019, Magana was placed on unpaid administrative leave.[3]

On November 22, 2019, Magana was charged with aiding and abetting Garmo's illegal firearms business, and pleaded guilty.[4]

LEO Ratings

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