Trooper Charles Joseph Deans

Trooper Charles Joseph Deans

Illinois State Police, Illinois

End of Watch Tuesday, August 8, 1944

Add to My Heroes

Charles Joseph Deans

Trooper Deans was killed in a motorcycle accident while transferring a motorcycle from Benton to Duquoin. The motorcycle experience mechanical problems on Route 14 near Christopher and caused him to lose control and strike a ditch.

Trooper Deans had served with the Illinois State Police for four years and was assigned to District 13. Trooper Deans was survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 52
  • Tour 4 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

Most Recent Reflection

View all 8 Reflections

Rest in peace

Nick mottola

August 8, 2020

Want even more control of your Reflection? Create a free ODMP account now for these benefits:

  • Quick access to your heroes
  • Reflections published quicker
  • Save a Reflection signature
  • View, edit or delete any Reflection you've left in the past

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now.