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Chief of Police Carl Ahlstrand

Hanover Park Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Sunday, February 22, 1959

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Reflections for Chief of Police Carl Ahlstrand

Carl was my fathers uncle. He helped raise me. He was a terrific guy. I miss him to this day. I was 11 when he was killed. He and his wife Charlotte where childless. I took care of her late her in life. She died in 1989 at 86.

A relative of Carl

March 29, 2022

Chief Ahlstrand,
On today, the 60th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Hanover Park. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

BPA Mike Casey
United States Border Patrol
El Paso Station

February 22, 2019

Chief Ahlstrand's story was read in Richton Park Police Department's roll call on 1-10-17 to honor him.

Sgt. James Galvan

January 10, 2017

Carl Ahlstrand was my great uncle who took care of my when I was a baby. His wife Charlotte was my grand mothers sister. He was a great guy and i still miss him after all these years. Carls mother lived to be over 100 years old. I was the caretaker of his wife, my great aunt, Charlotte. She died in 1989 in Minneapolis where I live.

Jim Crue
great nephew

February 5, 2013

Rest in Peace, Chief Ahlstrand. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

Officer 11169

May 19, 2012

Your heroism and service is honored today, the 53rd anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminsihe srespe t and your memory will always be honored and revered.

Rest In Peace.

Phyllis Loya

Phyllis Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05

February 22, 2012



February 13, 2008

We will not let you be in peace, my brother

Peace Officers Memorial Foundation of Cook County Illinois

September 1, 2003

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