Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Patrolman Vincent Skiba

Chicago Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Monday, January 7, 1924

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Reflections for Patrolman Vincent Skiba

Patrolman Skiba,
On today, the 100th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Chicago.

BPA Mike Casey
United States Border Patrol(Retired)

January 7, 2024

Officer Skiba's story was read in Richton Park Police Department's roll call on 10-3-18 to remember and honor him.

Sgt. James Galvan
Richton Park Police (IL)

October 3, 2018

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

Officer 11169

April 27, 2012

Your heroism and service is honored today, the 88th 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.

Rest In Peace

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

January 7, 2012

It has been 87 years since your sacrifice but your contribution and professionalism will not be forgotten.

Detective Thomas Downes

January 4, 2011



January 1, 2008

Our deepest sympathy goes out to the family, friends and all the members of the Chicago Police Department. We were made safer by his service and we all suffer their tragic loss. The family of Patrolman Skiba deserves our appreciation and gratitude for their sacrifice. In the days to follow, may you be strengthened by the fact that Patrolman Skiba is a man distinguished by exceptional courage and will always be admired for his brave deeds and noble qualities. You, your family and your sacrifice will never be forgotten.

Tom Doyle
Cary Police Department, North Carolina

May 24, 2006

rest easy brother...

officer R.L. Jacksland
prattville pd

September 30, 2005

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