Deputy Sheriff John Leroy Talley

Deputy Sheriff John Leroy Talley

Sutter County Sheriff's Office, California

End of Watch Saturday, December 24, 1955

John Leroy Talley

Deputy Talley and Undersheriff Charles Blackburn drowned when their patrol car was overtaken by water when a levee on the Feather River broke. The two were driving to warn residents of the break when they were killed.

Deputy Talley was survived by his mother, five sisters, and three brothers.

Bio

  • Age 30
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Drowned

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Rest In Peace Brother. You are not forgotten.

Officer Mike Robinson, (Ret)
Upland Police Dept. CA

December 24, 2017

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