CPMF October Officers of the Month Honored for Saving a Newborn Baby’s Life

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CHICAGO (CBS) — After helping revive a baby who was born premature and unresponsive, two Chicago police officers have been named the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation’s officers of the month. Ogden District Field Training Officer Mark Palozzolo and a new recruit, Officer Maritza Bautista, responded to a 911 call of an infant girl who wasn’t breathing on June 12....

Support Team CPMF at the Bank of America Chicago Marathon!

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Team CPMF (a 64 member strong team!) will be running in the Bank of America Chicago Marathon this Sunday, October 8th.  Team CPMF has raised $70,000 so far this year for the families of Chicago’s fallen and catastrophically injured police officers. Our team members have been training for months for this grueling 26.2 mile race, and they are doing...

Sworn and Civilian CPD Members: EAP Needs Your Help – Please Participate

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The Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is available to provide confidential supportive assistance to all sworn and civilian department members, members of their immediate families, and retired sworn members. The department has created a brief anonymous survey and encourages all members to participate. The survey can be accessed from many platforms, such as desktops, smart phones, and tablets, by pasting...

Support the CPMF and Apply for the CPFCU’s Skip a Pay Program!

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From the Chicago Patrolmen’s Federal Credit Union: The holiday season is almost here and Chicago Patrolmen’s is tracking down some extra cash for our members! We know that holiday expenses can add up. Skip-A-Pay is the perfect way to have extra cash right when you need it! How does it work? Simply apply online at www.cpdfcu.com between October 2 and November...

SAPFA raised $2,000 for Get Behind The Vest!

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Thank you to the Scandinavian American Police and Fire Association for hosting a Get Behind the Vest fundraiser Saturday night at 115 Bourbon Street!  The SAPFA raised $2,000 for the purchase of replacement vests for our Chicago Police Officers!  “Take a Liking to a Viking”!

Officer Bernie Domagala, a True Hero, Passes Away

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The City of Chicago has lost a true hero.  It is with a heavy heart that we report that Officer Bernie Domagala passed away after suffering for twenty-nine years from the devastating injuries he sustained when shot while he was on duty on July 14, 1988.  Bernie was the father of three boys, Erik, Craig and Adam, and husband...

The Houston Police Officers Association Needs Your Help!

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“We Need Your Help” – Ray Hunt, President Houston Police Officers Association To Our Brother & Sister Officers: As you know the City of Houston is in the midst of a catastrophe like we have never seen before. The scope of the damage will not be determined for weeks, maybe longer. We have already lost so much including Sgt. Steve Perez,...

Annual Candlelight Vigil to be held on September 14th

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The Chicago Police Department is holding its annual Candlelight Vigil on Thursday, September 14th at 7:00pm in honor and remembrance of over 570 fallen Chicago Police Officers.  The names of every fallen Chicago Police hero will be read aloud during the service.  The Vigil is held at Gold Star Families Memorial and Park, directly east of Soldier Field, 1410...
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