Patrolman Patrick J. Daley

Patrolman Patrick J. Daley

Chicago Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Sunday, June 27, 1926

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Patrick J. Daley

Patrolman Patrick Daley was found shot to death at 2:30 a.m. on Iowa Street near the intersection of Springfield Avenue.

He was walking home from the police station when it is believed he encountered a suspicious person attempting to open a door of a nearby home. He was shot when he called out to the man. No suspects were identified or apprehended.

Patrolman Daley was assigned to the 24th District.


  • Age 32
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 1178

Incident Details

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

off duty, suspicious person

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While your assailant(s) never faced justice here on earth they surely faced a higher court and justice at a later time. Thank you for your service and know that your sacrifice will never be forgotten. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

June 27, 2020

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