Patrolman John R. Officer

Patrolman John R. Officer

Chicago Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Friday, April 13, 1934

John R. Officer

Patrolman John Officer was shot and killed as he interrupted an armed robbery in progress.

While on patrol, Patrolman John Officer investigated suspicious activity inside a shoe shop. Upon entry, he discovered three armed offenders robbing the patrons and clerks. A gun battle ensued and Patrolman Officer was fatally wounded.

Two of the suspects were apprehended and subsequently executed in October, 1934.

Bio

  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 700

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

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