End of Watch: September 17, 2018
Deputy Mark Stasyuk and his partner were patrolling the City of Rancho Cordova when they were dispatched to a disturbance at a local business. Immediately upon arrival to the call for service, the suspect began firing at officers. During the gun battle, both deputies were struck by the suspect’s gunfire. Deputy Stasyuk received emergency medical aid on the scene and was transported to a local hospital. Tragically, Deputy Stasyuk succumbed to his injuries. His partner sustained a non-life threatening gunshot wound. The suspect fled the scene and was quickly apprehended by responding deputies. Deputy Mark Stasyuk was a four and a half year veteran of the Sacramento Sheriff’s Department.