Detective Sergeant Stanley J. Birns

Detective Sergeant Stanley J. Birns

Chicago Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Thursday, July 16, 1914

Stanley J. Birns

Detective Sergeant Stanley Birns was assigned to lead a team of officers on a raid on a vice district.

At the same time, a group of city inspectors were in the area. The two groups met and in the chaos, shots were fired. Sergeant Birns suffered a fatal gunshot wound fired by a fellow officer during the confusion. No charges were filed.

Bio

  • Age 35
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 322

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire (Accidental)

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Rest In Peace Brother in Blue. You are not forgotten.

Officer Mike Robinson (Ret.)
Upland Police Dept. CA

July 16, 2018

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