Park Policeman Daniel J. Carey

Park Policeman Daniel J. Carey

South Park District Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Saturday, December 15, 1923

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Daniel J. Carey

Park Policeman Daniel J. Carey succumbed to injuries sustained two days earlier when he was struck by an automobile at South Michigan Avenue and East 32nd Street in South Park.

Officer Carey stopped traffic to shoot an injured horse that had broken its leg.


  • Age 29
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 116

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle
  • Incident Date Thursday, December 13, 1923

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Rest in peace Officer Carey. You put an animal down mercifully and forever will be remembered as a hero.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

January 22, 2020

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