Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 16 years
Badge # Not available
Cause: Heart attack
Offender: Not available
Youth Officer Casey Tristano suffered a fatal heart attack after he and another officer struggled with a juvenile at a city school.
The juvenile struck Officer Tristano in the face several times during the incident. Officer Tristano began to have difficulty breathing and then collapsed.
Officer Tristano had served with the Chicago Police Department for 16 years. He was survived by his wife and two children.