Patrolman Edward J. Carney

Patrolman Edward J. Carney

Chicago Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Friday, December 8, 1893

Add to My Heroes

Edward J. Carney

Patrolman Edward Carney was shot and killed after he and another officer arrested two suspicious men on 39th Street and Langley Avenue.

Because the men became confrontational, they were placed under arrest. One of the men drew a revolver and shot Patrolman Carney.

Patrolman Carney died during surgery.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 83

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

suspicious person

Most Recent Reflection

View all 7 Reflections

Officer Carney's story was read in Richton Park Police Department's roll call on 3-24-18 to remember and honor him.

Sgt. James Galvan
Richton Park Police (IL)

March 24, 2018

Want even more control of your Reflection? Create a free ODMP account now for these benefits:

  • Quick access to your heroes
  • Reflections published quicker
  • Save a Reflection signature
  • View, edit or delete any Reflection you've left in the past

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now.