Statement from State Attorney Amira Fox

“The State Attorney’s Office is deeply saddened by the passing of Fort Myers Police Chief Derrick Diggs. He was a tremendous partner with us in the criminal justice system and served our community with excellence and honor. He will be dearly missed and he leaves an everlasting legacy of leadership in the city of Fort Myers. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Fort
Myers Police Department and my office stands ready to assist them with anything they might need.”



Samantha Syoen – Communications Director, State Attorney’s Office