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Trooper Robert Jefferson McDonald | Illinois State Police, Illinois Illinois State Police, Illinois


Robert Jefferson McDonald

Illinois State Police, Illinois

End of Watch: Thursday, July 10, 1930

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 34

Tour: 1 year

Badge # Not available

Cause: Vehicle pursuit

Weapon: Automobile

Offender: Not available

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Trooper Robert J. McDonald was killed in a motorcycle accident during a pursuit. Trooper McDonald's motorcycle sideswiped another car. He succumbed to his injuries while being transported to the hospital.

Trooper McDonald is a one year veteran of the Illinois State Police as well as a WWI veteran; He is survived by his wife.

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Trooper McDonald,
On today, the 85th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice-not just as an LEO but for our Country as well when you served during WW I.


United States Border Patrol
July 10, 2015


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