Patrolman Michael T. Langan

Patrolman Michael T. Langan

Chicago Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Monday, December 30, 1929

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Michael T. Langan

Officer Michael T. Langan was fatally wounded during an armed robbery.

Officer Langan was inside a soft drink parlor when he observed four men enter. The men then drew revolvers and announced a robbery. As Officer Langan confronted the robbers, they opened fire. Officer Langan managed to return fire as the four fled from the parlor. The next day the body of one was found with a bullet wound in his back.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 4860

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender One shot and killed

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Rest in Peace, Patrolman Langan. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

Officer 11169

April 27, 2012

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