Rock the Badges Event Raises More Than $6,500 for the CPMF

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Last month’s Rock the Badges was a tremendous success, with the event raising more than $6,500 for the CPMF. We are so grateful to Lt. John Garrido and Officer Russell Schultz (pictured above with the CPMF’s Phil Cline) and the entire Rock the Badges committee for their hard work creating...

Ride to Remember Raises $20,000 for CPMF

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This summer’s Ride to Remember raised $20,000 for the CPMF! We are so grateful to the entire Ride Committee, who worked so hard to make the event a success. Pictured above are some members of the committee presenting the donation to the CPMF’s Phil Cline – Sgt. Jim Purgar,...

Parole Denied for Killer of P.O. Tom Kelly

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Thursday, September 26 – The Chicago Police Memorial Foundation chartered a bus and traveled to the office of the IL Prisoner Review Board in Springfield with 20 uniformed Chicago police officers to oppose the release of inmate Charles Connolly. Connolly murdered PO Thomas Kelly and shot his partner, PO...

CPMF Escorts Fahey and O’Brien Families to TIRC Hearing

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Wednesday, September 25th – Representatives from the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation accompanied family members of Chicago Police Officers William Fahey and Richard O’Brien to the Illinois Torture Inquiry and Relief Commission (TIRC) for a hearing at the State of Illinois building. The outcome of this hearing  had the  potential...

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...
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