Park Policeman John L. Donner

Park Policeman John L. Donner

Lincoln Park District Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Monday, May 7, 1917

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John L. Donner

Park Policeman John L. Donner was killed in a motorcycle crash while pursuing a motorist on Sheridan Road in Lincoln Park.

His motorcycle collided with another car the intersection with Sunnyside Avenue.

Policeman Donner was survived by his wife.


  • Age 41
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 125

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Not available

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Officer Donner's story was read in Richton Park Police Department's roll call on 6-25-18 to remember and honor him.

Sgt. James Galvan
Richton Park Police (IL)

June 25, 2018

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