Deputy Sheriff Charles T. Daly

Deputy Sheriff Charles T. Daly

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, California

End of Watch Friday, January 23, 1857

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Charles T. Daly

Deputy Sheriff Charles 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 after its leader had escaped from San Quentin.

The gang ambushed the officers, killing them. Deputy Daly had just been deputized by Sheriff Barton in order to help apprehend the criminals.

Fifty-two members of the gang were arrested and 18 were hung for the murders.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour 1 day
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Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender 18 people hung

ambush, escapee

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Rest In Peace Brother LEO. You are not forgotten.

Officer Mike Robinson (Ret)
Upland Police Dept. CA

January 23, 2018

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