Parole Hearing

The Chicago Police Memorial Foundation would like to thank CPD Retirees Jack Kozaritz, Hank Walsh, John Manos, John Chojnacki, Al Piantkowski, Gene Jaglowski, John Coughlin, Ernie Spiotto, John Pappalardo and Jerry O’Sullivan for giving their time and service representing the CPMF at the July 17th parole hearing for Charles Connolly, convicted of the murder of Chicago Police Officer Tom Kelly.  Thanks to these men and their efforts spent in keeping a cop killer in jail, we are able to fulfill our mission to “Never Forget” the fallen officers of the Chicago Police Department.


Sun-Times Article

The parole hearings for the convicted murdered of Officer Kenneth Kaner recent made headlines in the Chicago Sun Times, detailing the pain his family suffered after his untimely death. A PDF of the two articles covering the story and an editorial are linked here: Sun Times articles on parole hearings of Officer Kaner’s Killer and Sun Times Editorial (Officer Kaner)

We Will Never Forget