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|Agency||Fort Worth Texas Police Department|
|Dates of Service||Hired approximately 2007. Ended January 13, 2022|
|Last Known Status||Terminated|
2022 Excessive Force
On July 22, 2022, Salazar was working an off-duty security job at a bar when an argument broke out between a customer and a member of the staff. As the customer was walking away, Salazar pushed him to the ground.
A use of force complaint was filed with the department.
Salazar was placed on restricted duty and his police powers were suspended during the investigation.
Surveillance video of the incident did not match with Salazar's statement.
On January 13, 2023, Salazar was fired as he "used greater force than necessary and that he was untruthful in the reporting of this incident".
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