Login | About Us | Contact Us | Search Connect With ODMP Facebook Twitter
ODMP Remembers...

Deputy Charles T. Daly | Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, California Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, California

Deputy

Charles T. Daly

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, California

End of Watch: Friday, January 23, 1857

Bio & Incident Details

Age: Not available

Tour: 1 day

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Gun; Unknown type

Offender: 18 people hung

· Leave a Reflection
· Add to My Heroes
· Update this memorial

Share this memorial:
Email to a Friend

Deputy Daly, Constable Charles Baker, Sheriff James Barton, and Constable William Little were shot and killed while attempting to arrest members of the notorious Flores-Daniels Gang. The gang ambushed the officers, killing them. Deputy Daly had just been deputized by Sheriff Barton in order to help apprehend the criminals.

52 members of the gang were arrested and 18 were hung for the murders.

Leave a Reflection · Update Memorial

Related Line of Duty Deaths

Constable Charles K. Baker
Los Angeles County Constable's Office, California
End of Watch: Friday, January 23, 1857
Cause: Gunfire

Constable William H. Little
Los Angeles County Constable's Office, California
End of Watch: Friday, January 23, 1857
Cause: Gunfire

Sheriff James R. Barton
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, California
End of Watch: Friday, January 23, 1857
Cause: Gunfire

View all 11 Reflections

Most Recent Reflection

Deputy Sheriff Daly,
On today, the 160th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you to you and your 3 fellow Officers who were also killed that day for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Los Angeles County.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol
January 23, 2017

 

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now:

(will show below Reflection)
(will show below Reflection)
(e-mail remains private)
Remember my rank, agency and email address
I have read and agree to the Reflections Terms of Use
(revised 5/31/2012)
 
All 2017 Deaths