Gabriella Monique Nevarez, 22

Fair Oaks, California
March 02, 2014

Agencies: Citrus Heights Police Department California | Sacramento County sheriff’s Department California

Cause of death: Shooting

Follow This Case

Last updated: almost 4 years ago


Gabriella Nevarez, known to her friends as "Gabby", was shot and killed by Citrus Heights police during a high speed pursuit Sunday morning. She was 22years and bipolar when she stole her Grandmother's keys and then her vehicle. How it ended is a point of contention. Police said she was trying to lunge at officers with a car, but her supporters say she was trying to get away from police.

Community and Family Efforts


March 2014 Candlelight vigil

December 2014 Protest

May 2015 #SayHerName National Day of Action

Additional Resources: