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Detective Sergeant William J. Russell

Chicago Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Saturday, June 12, 1909

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Reflections for Detective Sergeant William J. Russell

Thank you for your service Detective and please know that you will always be remembered by your LE brethren.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo (Retired)
Delaware State Police

June 12, 2020

Det. Sgt. Russell,
On today, the 110th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Chicago. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

BPA Mike Casey
United States Border Patrol
El Paso Station

June 12, 2019

Detective Russell's story was read in Richton Park Police Department's roll call on 4-25-18 to remember and honor him.

Sgt. James Galvan
Richton Park Police (IL)

April 25, 2018

Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
GOD Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito

June 15, 2015

To fully appreciate the heroes of the present, we must recognize our heroes of the past. Your heroism and service is honored today, the 103rd anniversary yer 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 who was murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be honored and revered. Rest In Peace

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

November 18, 2012

Rest in Peace, Detective Sergeant Russell. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

Officer 11169

April 30, 2012

I have recently discovered a branch of family that contains several police officers, including Det. Sgt. Russell. I am very proud to have such connections. Thank you for your service. Rest in Peace.

paternal relative

April 11, 2012

It has been 102 years since you made the ultimate sacrifice but it shall not be forgotten. As a fellow detective i salute your bravery and dedication to duty. Thank you.

Detective Thomas Downes

June 14, 2011

100 years later and you are not forgotten.


August 31, 2009

You are not forgotten. Rest in peace Detective Russell. You are a Hero.

June 12, 2006

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