Archive for: December 2012

P.O. Patrick O’Meara #94

Name: O’Meara, Patrick Star: 94 Rank: Patrolman District / Unit: 001 Precinct End of Watch: 05-Aug-1872 Incident Details: Police Officer Patrick O’Meara, 38, was a 14-year veteran of the Chicago Police Department, assigned to the 001 Precinct. On August 5, 1872, Officer O’Meara and his partner, Officer Scanlon, were...

P.O. Neils L. Hansen

Name: Hansen, Neils L. Star: Rank: Police Officer District / Unit: Chicago Avenue Station End of Watch: 20-Feb-1871 Incident Details: Police Officer Neils Hansen, 27, was a 2-month veteran of the Chicago Police Department, assigned to the Chicago Avenue Station. On February 20, 1871, Officer Hansen was accidentally shot...

P.O. Casper Lauer

Name: Lauer, Casper Star: Rank: Patrolman District / Unit: Unknown End of Watch: 18-Sep-1854 Incident Details: Police Officer Casper Lauer, 29, was a 5-year veteran of the Chicago Police Department.On September 18, 1854, Officer Lauer was dispatched to a domestic disturbance.  The offender, Patrick Cunningham, was drunk and had...

Constable James Quinn

Constable James Quinn               Name: Quinn, James Star: 9 Rank: Constable District / Unit: Ward 9 End of Watch: 05-Dec-1853 Incident Details: Constable James Quinn succumbed to injuries sustained during two previous incidents in which he was attacked and severely beaten while in...
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