Reserve Deputy Sheriff Charles D. Rea

Reserve Deputy Sheriff Charles D. Rea

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, California

End of Watch Sunday, January 26, 1969

Charles D. Rea

Reserve Deputy Rea drowned after falling into a stream while attempting to rescue civilians trapped in Big Tujunga Canyon during a flash flood.
Reserve Deputy Rea had been with the agency for 11 months and was assigned to Crescenta Valley Station, Montrose Search and Rescue Team.


  • Age 35
  • Tour 11 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Drowned

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Rest In Peace Brother LEO. Thank you and your family for your sacrifice and service.

Officer Mike Robinson (Ret)
Upland Police Dept. CA

January 26, 2018

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