Chicago Police Department

Chicago Police Department, IL

Chicago Police Department

Sergeant John Cronin

Chicago Police Department, IL

EOW: Wednesday, June 3, 1931

Cause: Struck by vehicle

Patrolman Luke Howe

Chicago Police Department, IL

EOW: Saturday, August 25, 1928

Cause: Automobile crash

Sergeant Thomas Lynch

Chicago Police Department, IL

EOW: Wednesday, November 23, 1927

Cause: Gunfire (Accidental)

Total Line of Duty Deaths: 538

  • Accidental 2
  • Aircraft accident 2
  • Animal related 4
  • Assault 9
  • Automobile crash 24
  • Bomb 5
  • Drowned 2
  • Duty related illness 3
  • Explosion 1
  • Fall 4
  • Fire 1
  • Gunfire 378
  • Gunfire (Accidental) 20
  • Heart attack 16
  • Motorcycle crash 22
  • Stabbed 3
  • Struck by streetcar 1
  • Struck by train 9
  • Struck by vehicle 11
  • Training accident 1
  • Vehicle pursuit 13
  • Vehicular assault 7

By Month

  • January 43
  • February 36
  • March 32
  • April 44
  • May 50
  • June 50
  • July 46
  • August 51
  • September 45
  • October 43
  • November 51
  • December 47

By Gender

  • Male 534
  • Female 4

Component Agencies

Divisions or absorbed agencies.