Patrolman Edward E. Dean

Patrolman Edward E. Dean

Chicago Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Thursday, June 11, 1925

Edward E. Dean

Patrolman Edward E. Dean was shot and killed during an armed robbery.

Officer Dean was detailed to escort an employee of a motor coach company with the company's payroll. Four masked gunmen, armed with shotguns, confronted them with the intention of robbing the citizen of the $10,000 payroll. Officer Dean prevented the robbery and ensured that no harm came to the citizen, but was shot to death in his confrontation with the masked armed robbers.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 4480

Incident Details

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

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Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
GOD Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito

June 15, 2015

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