Chicago Enforcers Play for Love of Football, Charity

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It’s a rookie year all over again for Chris Pazan. The former Brother Rice and University of Illinois quarterback from 2002 to 2006 has found his way back to the football field as the quarterback for the Chicago Enforcers, the football team fielded by the Chicago Police Department. “This experience has been great,” Pazan said. “It’s a second chance...

Appointment of Eddie Johnson as Superintendent

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Statement from Phil Cline, Executive Director of the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation Regarding Appointment of Eddie Johnson The Chicago Police Memorial Foundation congratulates Eddie Johnson on being the next superintendent to lead the men and women of the Chicago Police Department. We are confident that Superintendent Johnson will deliver strong leadership, develop innovative crime fighting initiatives and work every...

NBC Is A Proud Sponsor Of The 12th Annual Run To Remember

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NBC 5 Chicago is proud to sponsor the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation Run to Remember on April 30th, 2016 at Gold Star Families Memorial and Park and Soldier Field. To honor and remember, that is the purpose of the 12th Annual Run to Remember, an event memorializing those who made the ultimate sacrifice to the Chicago community. To work...

Houston Astros Make Ailing Chicago Police Officer’s Day

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Obituary for Anthony M. Letizia Anthony M. Letizia, Age 32. At rest March 22, 2016. Anthony was a Chicago Police Officer with the 9th District, formerly with the 21st. District. Beloved husband of Sarah (nee Czoty). Loving father of Emme. Cherished son of Robert and Karen (nee Kozubek) Letizia. Loving grandson of Ted Kozubek. Fond brother of Kristie (Derek)...

No Parole for Shooter of Chicago Police Officer

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Thursday, March 10, 2016 — This morning, the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation chartered a bus, secured 21 uniformed officers and traveled to the office of the IL Prisoner Review Board in Springfield to protest the release of inmate Lee Jones. Jones shot and severely injured P.O. Eddie Jackson in October of 1977 during a traffic altercation. The officer survived, but...

John C. Knight Softball Tournament – July 30, 2016!

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After an 11-year hiatus the John C. Knight Memorial Softball Tournament is back. Over the past 17 years the Knight Family has had a tremendous amount of support after John was killed in the line of duty. Now, John’s children want to give back to the organizations that have been so generous to them over the years. All of...

Spread the Word: Stand With Law Enforcement

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Join us today, FRIDAY, Feb. 12, at 1 PM EDT The National Sheriffs’ Association encourages all law enforcement professionals, first responders, supporters, and citizens to Wear and Display Blue this FRIDAY and join us in a moment of silence to honor and remember the sacrifices of these fallen and injured deputies and officers at 1 PM EDT. The senseless...

19th Ward Alderman Matt O’Shea – Second Annual Pancake Breakfast

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Second Annual Pancake Breakfast! 19th Ward Alderman Matt O’Shea, who is hosting a pancake breakfast to help raise money for Get Behind the Vest, is featured on NBC 5. Click on the link below to see the video. Source: View Video Additional Links: Chicago Tribune -Pancake breakfast held to get new police vests. Group holds fundraiser to purchase bulletproof...
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