Sergeant Frederick Fischer

Sergeant Frederick Fischer

Chicago Park District Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Thursday, October 22, 1936

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Frederick Fischer

Sergeant Fischer died from injuries sustained the previous day when he was struck by a vehicle on Lake Shore Driver, in Lincoln Park, while writing an accident report while investigating an earlier accident. He was transported to Columbus Memorial Hospital where he died the following day.

The Chicago Park District Police was disbanded in 1957. Remaining officers were transferred to the Chicago Police Department through an intergovernmental agreement.


  • Age 39
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 36

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle
  • Incident Date Wednesday, October 21, 1936

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Officer Fischer's story was read in Richton Park Police Department's roll call on 2-20-18 to remember and honor him.

Sgt. James Galvan
Richton Park Police (IL)

February 20, 2018

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