Archive for: 2014

New Gold Star Families Chairman and Vice Chairman Named

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The Chicago Police Memorial Foundation would like to congratulate Kurt Kaner and Michele Perez on being named the new Chairman and Vice Chairman of the Gold Star Families.  We would also like to thank outgoing Gold Star Families officers Bethany O’Reilly and Donna Marquez for their years of dedicated...

2014 Operation Santa Brings Holiday Cheer

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2014 Operation Santa brings holiday cheer to families of fallen officers On December 20th and 21st, Santa and Mrs. Claus traveled in a Secret Service Limousine flanked by dozens of Chicago Police officers, CPMF staff, supporters and well wishers and delivered gifts and holiday cheer to the families of...

CPMF Will NEVER Forget Officer Patrick Crowley

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Police Officer Patrick Crowley, 31, was a 10-year veteran of the Chicago Police Department, assigned to the 006 District – Tactical Team whe, on September 13, 1976, Officer Crowley and two additional officers were attempting to make an undercover drug bust. During the investigation, Officer Crowley was fatally wounded...

Mayor Emanuel Supporting Police Memorial Foundation

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MAYOR EMANUEL SUPPORTING POLICE MEMORIAL FOUNDATION THROUGH CITY COUNCIL GIFT Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced today that he will use a holiday gift given to him by City Council members to benefit the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation, an organization that provides support and assistance to the families of Chicago police officers...

Michigan Avenue horse sculptures to be auctioned

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Originally Reported On The Chicago Tribune: Fifteen of the decorative horses that lined Michigan Avenue and other downtown streets in the fall will be auctioned off Wednesday at a fundraiser for families of slain and injured police officers, officials announced…. Click Here To Read More

The Empty Space Left By Phil Corby

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Click here to Read the Crain’s article, “The Empty Space Left by Phil Corby”. Phil Corboy was a great friend to the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation, and Tom Demetrio is carrying on that support and friendship today.
We Will Never Forget