Memorial service planned for Richmond Police officer

   A memorial service for Richmond Police Officer Augustine Vegas will be held on Friday, February 19, 2016 at 10:00 AM.

   The service will be held at the Richmond Memorial Auditorium at 403 Civic Center Plaza, Richmond, CA 94804. 

   Officer Vegas was killed inside his own home on February 11, 2016. Gus was a 15 yr. veteran of the police department, a family man and gave to the community. Gus touched the lives of many in the Richmond and Vallejo community. 

   The memorial service is open to the public. The burial and reception after is only for family, friends and law enforcement officers. 

   The Richmond Police Department would like to thank the public for its support of the Vegas family during their most difficult time.