Patrolman Frank J. Blazek

Patrolman Frank J. Blazek

Chicago Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Thursday, April 29, 1926

Frank J. Blazek

Officer Frank Blazek arrested an offender responsible for more than thirty-five armed robberies. As Officer Blazek was transporting the suspect to the station, the suspect suddenly attacked the officer. Following a struggle, the suspect gained control of the officer’s service weapon, shot once as he was fleeing and fatally struck the Officer Blazek. The suspect was apprehended two weeks later.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 4901

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Apprehended

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Rest In Peace Officer Blazek, your service and sacrifice is remembered.

Sgt. Jarrod L. Wilson / K9 Officer
West Virginia Division Of Corrections

April 29, 2013

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