Lesley Zerebny

Fallen Hero’s Hometown and State: Hemet, CA

Branch of Service: Palm Springs Police Department

Rank: Police Officer

Police Officer Lesley Zerebny served with the Palm Springs Police Department for 18 months. She had recently returned to duty following maternity leave, having given birth to her daughter Cora just four months earlier. Zerebny, along with former Field Training Officer. Jose Vega, was shot and killed while responding to a 911 domestic dispute call.

Lesley had a love for life, her family, her chosen career, and for the people she served. She had a contagious smile that infected those around her. “She was living her dream, had married the love of her life, and had a baby that she adored,” recalled her sister.

Age: 27

Date of Death: October 08, 2016

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