Archive for: March 2014

Convicted Cop Killers Receive Maximum Sentence

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March 19, 2014 (CHICAGO) (WLS) — Two of three men convicted in the 2009 shooting death of Chicago Police Officer Alejandro Valadez received the maximum sentences in their cases. Convicted cop killers Christopher Harris and Kevin Walker were sentenced to 105 and 125 years, respectively, in the Officer Valadez’s murder. A...

Run unites fallen police officer’s family

For the Mathews family, the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation’s Run to Remember is an important time to be together. This year marks the 10th year for the 5K run, which starts at 8 a.m. May 3 at the Gold Star Families Memorial and Park, just east of Soldier Field....

P.O. Aaron Davis III

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P.O. Aaron Davis III Officer of the Month – March 2014 On September 11, 2010, P.O. Aaron Davis and his partner, P.O. Tiawansa Davis, were dispatched to a disturbance call in the 003rd District. The officers arrived on scene at 75th and Southshore, located the offender and ordered him...

Parole Denied

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Thursday, February 27th – The Chicago Police Memorial Foundation chartered a bus, secured 23 uniformed officers and traveled to Springfield to protest the release of inmates Lee Jones and Joseph Hurst. Jones shot and severely injured P.O. Eddie Jackson in 1977 during a traffic altercation. The officer survived, but as...
We Will Never Forget