|Memorial Panel #:||17|
|District / Unit:||Traffic Enforcement Section|
|End of Watch:||07 December 1971|
|Incident Details:||On December 7, 1971 Officer Cohen died of injuries he sustained while riding his three-wheel motorcycle. Officer Cohen was in pursuit of a speeding vehicle when he struck an elevated train pillar on the 4700 block of West Lake Street.
He is survived by his wife, Minnette, and children, Jodi Sue and Steven.