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Statement of condolence from Acting Secretary McAleenan regarding the death of Deputy Sandeep Dhaliwal

Release Date: 
September 30, 2019

WASHINGTON – On behalf of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, I want to extend our deepest condolences and gratitude to the family and friends of Deputy Sheriff Sandeep Dhaliwal. Deputy Sheriff Dhaliwal was a pioneer on the front lines of law enforcement as the first in his department to wear a turban and beard in police uniform, proudly representing both his Sikh faith and the Houston community. His sacrifice is a reminder of the brave men and women in law enforcement who put themselves at risk to protect their neighbors and communities each and every day.

Last Published Date: September 30, 2019
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