Police Officer Arthur O. Jackson

Police Officer Arthur O. Jackson

Chicago Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Wednesday, September 30, 1987

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Arthur O. Jackson

Police Officer Arthur O. Jackson and his partner were involved in a vehicle pursuit of a stolen auto and a subsequent foot pursuit near 1950 South Avers Avenue.

The offender was apprehended by other district officers. Officer Jackson collapsed after driving another officer back to a patrol car.

Officer Jackson was a U.S. Navy veteran and had served with the Chicago Police Department for 33 years. He is survived by three sons and his sister. He was predeceased by a fourth son who was killed while serving in the Vietnam War.


  • Age 66
  • Tour 34 years
  • Badge 8622
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack
  • Weapon Person
  • Offender Apprehended

foot pursuit, stolen vehicle, vehicle pursuit

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Rest in peace Officer Jackson.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

March 27, 2020

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