Fresno Police Department Chief Jerry Dyer speaks about the outcome of the wrongful death trial of Steven Vargas at a news conference at Fresno City Hall on Jan. 5, 2012. At left, representing the Vargas family, is attorney Arturo Gonzalez. The Vargas family was awarded $1.3 million in a settlement with Fresno.
Fresno Police Department Chief Jerry Dyer speaks about the outcome of the wrongful death trial of Steven Vargas at a news conference at Fresno City Hall on Jan. 5, 2012. At left, representing the Vargas family, is attorney Arturo Gonzalez. The Vargas family was awarded $1.3 million in a settlement with Fresno. Daniel Casarez Fresno Bee file
Fresno Police Department Chief Jerry Dyer speaks about the outcome of the wrongful death trial of Steven Vargas at a news conference at Fresno City Hall on Jan. 5, 2012. At left, representing the Vargas family, is attorney Arturo Gonzalez. The Vargas family was awarded $1.3 million in a settlement with Fresno. Daniel Casarez Fresno Bee file

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