Louis Santiago

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Service Record

Agency Newark New Jersey Police Department
Rank Officer
Dates of Service Hired in 2019.[1]
Last Known Status Suspended[1]

Incident Reports

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2021 Death of Damian Dymka

Department Response

On November 1, 2021, Santiago was suspended without pay.[1]

Legal Action

On November 24, 2021, Santiago was charged with reckless vehicular homicide, desecrating/moving human remains, leaving the scene of a crash resulting in death, endangering an injured victim, tampering with physical evidence, hindering one's own apprehension, conspiracy to hinder prosecution, obstructing the administration of law, and two counts of official misconduct.[2]