Phase 12 Bricks Have Been Installed

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Phase 12 memorial pavers were installed last week at Gold Star Families Memorial and Park.  All of the pavers were installed in the Courage Node, East of the Blue Line.  The Courage Node is the second circular grouping of bricks located north of the waterwall along the path.  Call the office at 312-499-8899 for more information.

How the Chicago Police Department Can Address Suicide Rate Among Officers

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Brian Warner of the Chicago Police Survivors appeared on Chicago Tonight to discuss the issue of rising police officer suicides and the lack of professional help available to officers. The Chicago Police Department’s counseling service, the Employee Assistance Program, has three clinicians to serve more than 12,000 officers. Compare that to the next-largest department: In Los Angeles, 13 counselors...

Alderman Matt O’Shea and Illinois State Police Director Leo Schmitz Pump Gas for Get Behind the Vest!

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A Chicago alderman and an Illinois State Police official pumped gas for patrons at a South Side station Thursday afternoon to raise cash to help replace worn out police body armor. Ald. Matt O’Shea, 19th, and Illinois State Police Director Leo Schmitz filled up tanks at the city’s last full-service gas station. Kean Gas Station, 2632 W. 11th ST.,...

St. John Fisher Pancake Breakfast Benefiting “Get Behind the Vest” Hosted by Alderman Matt O’Shea on February 26th

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19th Ward Alderman Matthew O’Shea will host his third annual pancake breakfast benefiting the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation’s “Get Behind the Vest” initiative, on Sunday, February 26, 2017 at St. John Fisher School, 10200 S. Washtenaw Ave., from 8:00 am – 12 pm. Admission is $5 per person or $25 for families. O’Shea began hosting the pancake breakfast in...

Chicago K9’s for Cops Public Art Campaign Underway!

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  The Chicago Police Memorial Foundation is partnering with PAWS Chicago for this 2017 public art campaign featuring Chicago K9 Officers.  Funds raised will support the important missions of both the CPMF and PAWS Chicago.   Each German Shepherd K9 statue is approximately 54 inches tall, locally manufactured using durable and weather-proof fiberglass and is attached to a concrete...

Officer Mullen’s Apple Sauce Has a New Name!

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Everyone already knows that Officer Jim Mullen makes the best apple sauce around, but we want you to know that his product has a new name.  Now known as “Good Guy’s Apples & Sauce”, it is the same locally grown, delicious apple sauce that we all know and love.  Good Guy’s Apples & Sauce is available at Jewel-Osco, Mariano’s...

Blue Line Truffles Supports Chicago Police Officers

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click here for video <iframe width=”476″ height=”267″ src=”http://abc7chicago.com/video/embed/?pid=1667637″ frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen></iBy Leah Hope Wednesday, December 21, 2016 05:44PM CHICAGO (WLS) — A North Side baker is supporting the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation this holiday season with her Blue Line truffles. Donna Kosiba of the City News Café in Portage Park is donating $2 from each box of Blue Line truffles...

Parole Denied for Killers of Chicago Police Officers Kenneth Kaner and Terrence Loftus

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The Chicago Police Memorial Foundation chartered a bus and traveled with 25 uniformed Chicago police officers to the Illinois State Capitol Building in Springfield to protest the release of inmates Bruce Sharp and Ronnie Carasquillo, the killers of Chicago Police Officers  Kenneth Kaner (1970) and Terrence Loftus (1976). The inmates’ requests for parole were DENIED by votes of 12-1...

CPMF Lights Up Holiday Trees at Gold Star Families Memorial and Park

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On November 30th, the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation held its Second Annual Tree Lighting at Gold Star Families Memorial and Park.  CPD Superintendent Eddie Johnson was in attendance to help us show our Gold Star Family members that we will “Never Forget” them, especially during this holiday season.  Avril and Alana Nauden, daughters of fallen Officer Paul Nauden, lit...

Donate to Operation Santa Today!

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It is hard to believe, but the holiday season is almost upon us. Once again, we are asking for your help to do something truly magical for the families of our fallen and catastrophically injured Chicago Police officers. The holidays can be more a time of sorrow than happiness for those who have lost a loved one, but through...
We Will Never Forget