Officers Killed in the Line of Duty

Clarence Dean

  • Rank: Police Officer
  • Serial Number: 13994
  • Division: Valley Traffic
  • Location: 5 Fwy and 14 Fwy interchange
  • Date Killed: Monday, January 17, 1994
  • Cause of Death: Motorcycle Traffic Accident during Earthquake


Officer Dean was killed when his motorcycle drove off of a section of freeway which had just collapsed due to the Northridge earthquake.

Officer Dean had been with the Department for 26 years and is survived by his son and daughter.