Patrolman Edward J. Mulvihill

Patrolman Edward J. Mulvihill

Chicago Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Monday, December 18, 1916

Edward J. Mulvihill

Officer Edward J. Mulvihill was fatally shot behind 1041 Vernon Park Place.

Officer Mulvihill was attempting to intervene when he observed a man stalking a young woman. A foot chase ensued and the offender fired, striking the officer. The gunman then returned to the fallen officer and fired the fatal shot.

The gunman escaped. On November 13, 1919, the case was striken and no arrests were made.

Bio

  • Age 39
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 2432

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Case striken

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Officer Mulvihill's story was read in Richton Park Police Department's roll call on 6-17-18 to remember and honor him.

Sgt. James Galvan
Richton Park Police (IL)

June 17, 2018

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