Reserve Deputy Sheriff Ray Leonard Mallory

Reserve Deputy Sheriff Ray Leonard Mallory

Kern County Sheriff's Department, California

End of Watch Tuesday, August 16, 1983

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Ray Leonard Mallory

Reserve Deputy Ray Mallory and Pilot Lansing Warren were killed in a plane crash as they participated in a search and rescue operation attempting to locate a downed plane. The aircraft in which Deputy Mallory was flying entered a canyon and was struck by a downdraft, which pushed it into a canyon wall.

Reserve Deputy Mallory had served with the agency for 14 years.


  • Age 45
  • Tour 14 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Aircraft accident

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Rest In Peace Brother LEO. You are honored and remembered on the 35th anniversary of your EOW.

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Upland Police Dept. CA

August 16, 2018

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