Park Policeman Harry Sigurd Olsen

Park Policeman Harry Sigurd Olsen

Lincoln Park District Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Saturday, February 8, 1930

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Harry Sigurd Olsen

Park Policeman Harry Olsen was fatally injured when he crashed head-on into an automobile in Lincoln Park.

Policeman Olsen, a member of the department's motorcycle division, was pursuing a speeder on Outer Lake Shore Drive between Belden and Webster Avenues.

He was a WWI veteran.


  • Age 32
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 219
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Not available


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Rest in Peace, Park Policeman Olsen. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

Officer 11169

January 29, 2013

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