Deputy Sheriff Ralph Manning Hoy

Deputy Sheriff Ralph Manning Hoy

DuPage County Sheriff's Office, Illinois

End of Watch Friday, September 27, 1929

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Ralph Manning Hoy

Deputy Sheriff Ralph Hoy and Chief Deputy Gordon Leonard were killed in an automobile accident while transporting a prisoner. Their patrol car ran off the road and overturned, killing both deputies.

Deputy Hoy was survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 33
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Deputy Sheriff Hoy's story was read in Richton Park Police Department's roll call on 11-08-16 to honor him.

Sgt. James Galvan

November 9, 2016

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