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Patrolman Timothy O'Connor | Chicago Police Department, Illinois Chicago Police Department, Illinois


Timothy O'Connor

Chicago Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch: Monday, December 20, 1920

Bio & Incident Details

Age: Not available

Tour: Not available

Badge # 2079

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Gun; Unknown type

Offender: Apprehended

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Officer Timothy O'Connor was shot and killed during an armed robbery.

Officer O'Connor was assigned to guard a garage for delivery trucks of a major department sore. He observed six armed men enter the garage. After seeing Officer O'Connor, the men began firing their guns. Officer O'Connor incurred a serious wound in the attack and died as a result of his injury.

On March 1, 1922, the six suspects were apprehended in Chicago. They were also implicated in three other Chicago armed robberies, one a bank robbery, in which the president of the Maywood State Bank and another man were shot and killed.

The Chicago Police Training Academy is named for Officer O'Connor.

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Rest in Peace, Patrolman O'Connor. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

Officer 11169
April 27, 2012


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