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Police Officer Dorelle C. Brandon | Chicago Police Department, Illinois Chicago Police Department, Illinois

Police Officer

Dorelle C. Brandon

Chicago Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch: Wednesday, January 25, 1984

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 35

Tour: Not available

Badge # 2684

Cause: Gunfire (Accidental)

Weapon: Officer's handgun

Offender: Acquitted

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Police Officer Dorelle Brandon was shot and killed while working in an undercover narcotics capacity. A situation presented itself in which Officer Brandon identified herself as a police officer and attempted to make an arrest.

When assisting units arrived, the officers were not able to reach Officer Brandon due to locked burglar bars. As Officer Brandon was struggling with the offender, an assisting officer fired one shot, mortally wounding Officer Brandon.

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We all are forever indebted to you, Dorelle. You touched many lives and gave love and a divine spirit.

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October 14, 2015


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