Patrolman Henry A. Mandleco

Patrolman Henry A. Mandleco

Chicago Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Wednesday, April 23, 1919

Add to My Heroes

Henry A. Mandleco

Patrolman Henry A. Mandleco was shot and killed as he attempted to interview two men.

Patrolman Mandleco was on foot patrol on Troup Street when he observed two suspicious men in a truck containing stolen cargo. As Patrolman Mandleco approached to question them, one of the assailants produced a revolver and fired. Patrolman Mandleco died instantly.

The killer was convicted of Officer Mandleco's murder and sentenced to life in prison.

Patrolman Mandleco was survived by his parents and brother. His brother also served as a Chicago policeman during the 1920s.

Bio

  • Age 31
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 1403

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun; Revolver
  • Offender Sentenced to life

Most Recent Reflection

View all 12 Reflections

Rest In Peace Brother in Blue. You are honored and remembered on the 100th anniversary of your EOW.

Officer Mike Robinson (Ret.)
Upland Police Dept. CA

April 23, 2019

Want even more control of your Reflection? Create a free ODMP account now for these benefits:

  • Quick access to your heroes
  • Reflections published quicker
  • Save a Reflection signature
  • View, edit or delete any Reflection you've left in the past

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now.