Login | About Us | Contact Us | Search Connect With ODMP Facebook Twitter
ODMP Remembers...

Patrolman George Krum | Chicago Police Department, Illinois Chicago Police Department, Illinois


George Krum

Chicago Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch: Thursday, November 1, 1894

Bio & Incident Details

Age: Not available

Tour: Not available

Badge # 1452

Cause: Gunfire

Incident Date: 10/31/1894

Weapon: Gun; Unknown type

Offender: Shot and killed

· Leave a Reflection
· Add to My Heroes
· Update this memorial

Share this memorial:
Email to a Friend

Officer George Krum responded to a disturbance at an apartment building during a Halloween party. While Officer Krum attempted to settle the dispute, a gunman stepped forward and fired a shot at the officer. Despite being shot three times, Officer Krum was able to return fire and kill his assailant. Officer Krum died from his wounds.

Leave a Reflection · Update Memorial

View all 6 Reflections

Most Recent Reflection

Your service will never be forgotten, no matter how much time passes. God bless you.

E.T. Kevin Gardner
November 1, 2017


Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now:

(will show below Reflection)
(will show below Reflection)
(e-mail remains private)
Remember my rank, agency and email address
I have read and agree to the Reflections Terms of Use
(revised 5/31/2012)
All 2017 Deaths