Archive for: October 2013

‘On Being A Cop’: Father-Son Book Benefits CPMF

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Officers Jim and Jay Padar, a father and son duo who were/are Chicago Police Officers, have a new book published. Titled “On Being a Cop“, the non-fiction publication tells stories from their days on the street. A portion of the book’s proceeds will be donated to two police charities —...

Guilty Verdicts In Valadez Slaying

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Thursday, October 10 -Two separate juries submitted guilty verdicts yesterday in the slaying of Chicago Police Officer Alejandro “Alex” Valadez. Christopher Harris and Kevin Walker were found guilty on murder and attempted murder charges connected to the June 1, 2009, killing in a vacant Englewood lot. Thank you to...

Rock the Badges Event Raises More Than $6,500 for the CPMF

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Last month’s Rock the Badges was a tremendous success, with the event raising more than $6,500 for the CPMF. We are so grateful to Lt. John Garrido and Officer Russell Schultz (pictured above with the CPMF’s Phil Cline) and the entire Rock the Badges committee for their hard work creating...

Ride to Remember Raises $20,000 for CPMF

This summer’s Ride to Remember raised $20,000 for the CPMF! We are so grateful to the entire Ride Committee, who worked so hard to make the event a success. Pictured above are some members of the committee presenting the donation to the CPMF’s Phil Cline – Sgt. Jim Purgar,...
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