Sergeant William Diaz
Sergeant William Diaz joined the Lee County Sheriff’s Office in April 2018. He dedicated three years as a corrections officer in the CORE facility. Sgt. Diaz exceled in his duties, and had aspirations to transition to the role of a patrol deputy.
During his time working as a corrections officer, he was selected to participate in the Crossover program from corrections to law enforcement. Sgt. Diaz was driven in his studies.
Sgt. Diaz contracted the coronavirus a few months before he was set to graduate from the Southwest Florida Public Service Academy. Sgt. Diaz passed away on August 31, 2021.