Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Patrolman John J. McGonigal

Chicago Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Monday, November 19, 1923

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Reflections for Patrolman John J. McGonigal

Officer McGonigal's story was read in Richton Park Police Department's roll call on 10-2-18 to remember and honor him.

Sgt. James Galvan
Richton Park Police (IL)

October 2, 2018

Patrolman McGonigal,
On today, the 93rd anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Chicago.


United States Border Patrol

November 19, 2016

Patrolman McGonigal, today marks 90 years since your line of duty death. You are remembered today and everyday. RIP brother.

P/O R. Popelka #7903
Chicago P.D.

November 19, 2013

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

Officer 11169

April 27, 2012

Your heroism and service is honored today, the 87th 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
mother of fallen officer Larry Lasater, PPD, eow 4/24/05

November 19, 2011

Your dedication to service, even with your age, proves the fine tradition of the CPD. Thank you.

Detective Thomas Downes

November 17, 2010

You are remembered today and thank you Sir for your service

Pat Van Den Berghe, Manchester, NH
Neighbors for a Better Manchester, NH

November 27, 2007

Patrolman McGonigal,
It has taken over 82 years, but you are finally being honored. I would like to say thank you for your service to the citizens of Chicago.



June 28, 2006



June 28, 2006

R.I.P. Brother

Chicago Police

June 28, 2006

May you Rest in Peace knowing you have been remembered.Thank you for your service.

June 28, 2006

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