Mohave County Sheriff’s Office Arizona
End of Watch: Saturday, April 21, 2007
Age: 21 Tour of Duty: 1 year, 9 months
Deputy Philip Rodriguez was killed in a single vehicle accident.
Deputy Rodriguez was returning from a call in the Kingman area, traveling east on I-40 at approximately 11:10 pm when his patrol car rolled over and he was ejected from the vehicle. Deputy Rodriquez died on scene from his injuries.
Deputy Rodriguez had served for only 4 months as a deputy and had previously served as a detention officer with the agency for 17 months. He is survived by his fiancee, parents, two sisters, niece, and two nephews.