Policeman Meyer Joseph "Jack" Lapine

Policeman Meyer Joseph "Jack" Lapine

Cook County Highway Police, Illinois

End of Watch Monday, September 5, 1932

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Meyer Joseph "Jack" Lapine

Policeman Meyer Lapine was killed in an automobile accident at the intersection of Rand and Wolf roads while he was attempting to stop a speeding vehicle.

The collision occurred when another vehicle turned into the officer's path at the intersection.

Policeman Lapine had served with the Cook County Highway Police for eight years and was assigned to the Morton Grove station. He was survived by his wife.


  • Age 37
  • Tour 8 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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Rest in peace always knowing that your service and sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

September 5, 2020

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