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Police Officer Richard Wayne Clark | Chicago Police Department, Illinois Chicago Police Department, Illinois

Police Officer

Richard Wayne Clark

Chicago Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch: Thursday, April 3, 1986

Bio & Incident Details

Age: Not available

Tour: 23 years

Badge # 13034

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Rifle

Offender: Deceased

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Officer Richard Clark responded to a call of a "man with a gun."

An armed offender had taken his landlord hostage following a dispute. Officer Clark was shot and killed by the suspect as he arrived on the scene. The suspect was sentenced to death but later died while on death row.

Officer Clark was survived by his wife, daughter, and son. His son later became a Chicago police officer.

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Good morning honey, just needed to say I love you and pray that one day we will all be together again,miss you so much, Shirley

Shirley Silverman
Sister to SKippy (RICHARD)
January 10, 2017


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