Deputy Phillip Michael Deese

Deputy Phillip Michael Deese

Dorchester County Sheriff's Office, South Carolina

End of Watch Friday, March 9, 2007

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Phillip Michael Deese

Deputy Phillip Michael Deese was killed in a head-on traffic collision.

He was driving westbound on I-26 in an unincorporated part of Dorchester County when a pick-up truck crossed the median, hitting the deputy's patrol car head on. The crash killed the deputy, the driver of the pick-up, and Deputy Deese's K9 partner, Sonja.

Deputy Deese had served the Dorchester County Sheriff's office for almost seven years. He is survived by his wife, child, and two step-children.

Bio

  • Age 38
  • Tour 6 years, 10 months
  • Badge 114

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Mike ... You and Sonia have not been forgotten . Your legacy lives on! I love sharing your stories and how much I learned working alongside you. Continue to watch over us brother.

Lt. M. Giglio
Dorchester County Sheriff's Office

March 9, 2019

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