Deputy Sheriff Charles Robert Anderson

Deputy Sheriff Charles Robert Anderson

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, California

End of Watch Saturday, January 24, 1987

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Charles Robert Anderson

Deputy Charles Anderson was shot and killed when he confronted a burglar in his home.

He had just returned home from a family outing when he discovered a man inside his house. The burglar opened fire on the deputy when he confronted the him and identified himself as a deputy.

Deputy Anderson had been employed with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department for 11 years, and is survived by his wife and 5-year-old son.


  • Age 35
  • Tour 11 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

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Rest in peace Deputy Sheriff Anderson.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

December 16, 2019

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