Chief Deputy Gordon Leonard

Chief Deputy Gordon Leonard

DuPage County Sheriff's Office, Illinois

End of Watch Friday, September 27, 1929

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Gordon Leonard

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

Chief Deputy Leonard had served with the DuPage County Sheriff's Office for three years.


  • Age 39
  • Tour 3 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Chief Deputy Leonard'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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