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Patrolman William F. Penney | Chicago Police Department, Illinois Chicago Police Department, Illinois

Patrolman

William F. Penney

Chicago Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch: Tuesday, July 24, 1934

Bio & Incident Details

Age: Not available

Tour: Not available

Badge # 5365

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Gun; Unknown type

Offender: Not available

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Officer William Penney was fatally shot during an investigation.

While conducting an investigation, Officer Penney was attacked by a group of men. The offenders fled after the attack. When Officer Penney returned later to search for his attackers, he was fatally shot by one of the men.

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Your professionalism in your continued looking for the bad guy is an indiction of your committment. The CPD will never forget your ultimate sacrifice.

Detective Thomas Downes
Chicago
July 27, 2012

 

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