Lt. Mike Tegeler Death – Cause of Death: Dixon police Lieutenant, Mike Tegeler has passed away unexpectedly.
Dixon Police Lieutenant, Tegeler passed away unexpectedly in his home on Saturday, December 18, 2021, the department announced. His cause of death was not disclosed.
Tegeler was the commander of the Field Operations Division at the Dixon Police Department.
Prior to Tegeler’s employment at the Dixon Police Department, he worked for 22 year at the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force.
“Lt. Tegeler was a leader of young officers and passed 30 plus years of experience along to all of us. LT. Tegeler made every person of the Dixon Police Department better, both in their job and as a person. Lt. Tegeler was a great leader, and an even better person.”
“He will be missed dearly by his family, every member of this police department and the community. We will continue serving our community to our fullest in honor of him.”