P.O. Daniel J. Carey #116

Name: Carey, Daniel J.
Star: 116
Rank: Patrolman
District / Unit: 021 District (Prairie)
End of Watch: 15-Dec-1923
Incident Details: Police Officer Daniel Carey, 29, was assigned to the Chicago Park District Police--South.

On December 13, 1923, Officer Carey was hit by a car at Michigan Avenue and 32nd Street.  The officer had stopped traffic in order to take care of the situation when the distracted driver hit him.  Officer Carey succumbed to his injuries on December 15, 1923.

Officer Carey was survived by his parents and five siblings.