Archive for: May 2014

Alumni Blackhawks Charity Softball Game Organizers Honored

The Chicago Police Memorial Foundation presented Tony Martin of the Firemen’s Annuity and Benefit Fund and Alumni Blackhawks player and Olympic Gold Medalist Jack O’Callahan with Awards of Appreciation for their efforts spent organizing, and playing in, the yearly Alumni Blackhawks Charity Softball Game in which alumni Blackhawks players...

Grand Crossing: Coming of Age on Chicago’s South Side

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For Immediate Release                                                           Contact: Jack McGuire May 7, 2014                                                                            630/462-9388 Special to: Chicago Police Memorial Foundation     Kids, Cops & Catholics Grand Crossing: Coming of Age on Chicago’s South Side During the Great Depression By Jack McGuire   Lifetime Chicago-area resident and author Jack McGuire recalls his rite of passage during one of the...

P.O. Robert F. Wenzel

Name: Robert F. Wenzel Star: 7495 Memorial Panel #:  23 Rank: Police Officer District / Unit: Traffic Division – Area 6 End of Watch: 19 January 1973 Incident Details: Police Officer Robert Wenzel, 36, was a 12-year veteran of the Chicago Police Department, assigned to the Traffic Division –...

Dodge County (Wisconsin) Memorial

Two Milwaukee County Sheriff’s officers were killed in a helicopter crash searching for the killer of a off-duty Chicago Police Officer. Please consider donating to the law enforcement memorial that will honor these brave officers from Dodge County Wisconsin. A law enforcement memorial that has been in the planning...

Officer of the Month – Brett Goldstein

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May 2014 Officer of the Month On July 25 2009, Officer Brett Goldstein was off duty spending the day with his family. While approaching an intersection, Goldstein saw an armed offender fire shots into another vehicle stopped in traffic. Officer Goldstein exited his car, leaving his pregnant wife and...

Run 2 Remember – Race Results

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The race results from the 10th annual Run 2 Remember are now available online. Please click the following link to check your results!–2
We Will Never Forget