Name Unveiling Ceremony at Gold Star Families Memorial and Park

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Last evening, the Chicago Police Department and Chicago Police Memorial Foundation honored five fallen heroes: Terrence Knox Sidney Sam William Goles Cornelius Rourke John P. Furlong Their names were unveiled during a ceremony in the Sacrifice Area of the Gold Star Families Memorial and Park. The memorial park is the premier...

Tour of Duty Celebrity Golf Outing held August 12th

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Joel Murray poses with Chicago Police Memorial Foundation volunteers at the Tour of Duty Celebrity Golf Classic in Evanston, Illinois on August 12th.  A portion of the proceeds from the day’s events were donated to the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation.  The CPMF would like to extend a big thank...

The Ride to Remember a Success!

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Thank you to the participants  in the Ride to Remember on Sunday, July 28! The event was a tremendous success, with more than 1,000 police officers, family members and friends of those who serve our city. We are grateful for the strong turnout and for assistance in honoring those...

Parole Hearing

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On Thursday, June 27, the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation chartered a bus and traveled with 25 Chicago police officers and a representative from FOP Lodge 7 to the office of the IL Prisoner Review Board in Springfield to protest the release of inmate Joseph Bigsby. Bigsby is incarcerated for...

Candlelight Vigil

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AN ENORMOUS THANK YOU  to all who participated in yesterday’s Gold Star Families Reception and Candlelight Vigil – The CPMF is forever grateful to all of you. Here is a link to the photos taken that evening. Links to media: DNAinfo ABC 7 WGN

CPMF Honors Sr. Judine Hilbing and Marian Catholic High School

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On Wednesday, April 17th, the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation and Cedric Brumley presented Sr. Judine Hilbing, O.P. and Marian Catholic High School with a commemorative plaque in grateful recognition of their continued support of the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation and its mission to provide assistance to the families of...

Son of fallen CPD officer carries on family legacy

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Congratulations to Anthony Vincent, son of fallen Chicago Police Officer Larry Vincent, on his graduation from the Police Academy. ABC News: Son of fallen CPD officer carries on family legacy March 25, 2013 (CHICAGO) (WLS) — Thirty years ago, Chicago Police Officer Larry Vincent was killed in the line...

Reward hiked in Chicago Police Officer’s Slaying

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The reward for information related to the death of a Chicago police officer last year has been increased, Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy announced in a Chicago Tribune article. The Chicago Police Memorial Foundation is offering $40,000 for information leading to an arrest and conviction, as police continue to search...
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