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Patrolman James W. Campbell | Chicago Police Department, Illinois Chicago Police Department, Illinois

Patrolman

James W. Campbell

Chicago Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch: Saturday, February 9, 1974

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 33

Tour: 3 years

Badge # 15250

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Officer's handgun

Offender: Not available

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Patrolman James Campbell was shot an killed by an assailant who gained control of his service revolver.

Patrolman Campbell was inside a currency exchange cashing a check. An assailant approached him from behind, gained possession of his service revolver, and fatally wounded him.

Patrolman Campbell was survived by his two children.

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You have not been forgotten. Continue to keep watch over those still out on patrol.

Bob Gordon
Father of Fallen Chicago Officer: Michael P. Gordon, EOW: 8/8/04
February 9, 2013

 

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