Sergeant John Cronin

Sergeant John Cronin

Chicago Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Wednesday, June 3, 1931

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John Cronin

Sergeant Cronin was struck and killed by a vehicle while inspecting a car parked near the Fillmore Street police station.

Sergeant Cronin had served with the Chicago Police Department for 40 years.


  • Age 65
  • Tour 40 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle
  • Incident Date Tuesday, June 2, 1931

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Sgt. Cronin,
On today, the 90th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Chicago.


United States Border Patrol

June 3, 2021

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