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Police Officer Gregory A. Hauser

Chicago Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Sunday, May 13, 1990

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Reflections for Police Officer Gregory A. Hauser

You are still remembered by us who first met you when they opened 025 district. You were always a gem of a man and a great copper. Rest easy brother Greg. You remain in our thoughts and prayers.

Detective Mike (Retired)
Chicago Police Department.

January 9, 2022

Thank you for your service and please know that your sacrifice will always be remembered by your law enforcement brethren. Rest in peace always.

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

May 13, 2021

Rest in peace Officer Hauser.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

December 30, 2020

We were grade school buddies growing up in Hyde Park and graduating from Bret Harte Elementary School. We lost track of each other and I regret that. No surprise you became a police officer....Your death was a tragedy for your family and to all Chicagoans you chose to serve and protect. Rest eternally at His right hand.

Warren W Barker
Childhood Friend

November 24, 2020

Officer Hauser,
On today, the 30th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you to you and Partner for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Chicago. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

May 13, 2020

Officer Hauser,
On today, the 27th anniversary of your anniversary of death i would just like to say thank you to you and your Partner for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Chicago. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

May 13, 2017

Rest in peace Officer Hauser I was just watching an old clip of the Channel 2 news on WBBM-TV. Your valor along with your partner's made your donning of the checkerboard cap, badge and uniform the ultimate salute to your bravery. My father was a New York City Police Officer for almost forty years.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

November 18, 2016


Illinois Antique Emergency Vehicle Assn.

June 24, 2015

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

May 13, 2015

I was only 13 riding my bike in galewood ,where i grew up when i rode up to neva and palmer didnt know why the whole neiborhood was outside seen a ulance and talked to a neibor he told me 2 officers were shot,and their looking for suspect ,not untill next day did i findout 1 was my childhood friends dad,gregory hauser, now 24yrs later last night 36ward alderman nick sposato former firefighter had dedication ceremony/street name memory of honorary officers hauser+kilroy it was nice ceremony ,they also had emerald society,100 club pres,phil cline,currant mr.garry mccarthy,2mounted police,over100 other officers+100neibors,friends glad to see my childhood friend danny,follow in his dads footsteps,congrads on your 1st year of service!!! Your friend matthew kiely

matthew kiely (civillian)
childhoodfriend of officer hauser son

September 10, 2014

I was just reading an article about what police have to deal with and suddenly thought about Greg & Ray. This is how I found this site.
Greg & Ray use to go to Dunkin Donuts at Grand & Harlem.
We use to sit and chat about all kinds of stuff including all of our dumb jokes. I was in EMS with a private ambulance company and also with the Chicago Rescue Squad but lived on the NW side.
These two guys were so down to earth and really cared about their community. It was so heart breaking the night I found out what happened to these two fine officers.
Chicago's 16th & 25th dist, Elmwood Park, River Grove, River Forest, Oak Park, Norridge police departments were all involved in the search of this cop killer. Eventually, the suspect was found under a porch. I honestly don't know how the officers who caught him kept their cool and acted in such a professional manner. Maybe that is why I was never an officer.
I will never forget this night.

Chicago Rescue Squad

April 24, 2014

Gregory A. Hauser was not only a father of three but had two more children. One follows in his footsteps, and is now a police officer at CPD they booth have wonderful lives and wish to have met him besides when they were 4 years old and 18months when a divorce happened. R.I.P. Officer aka Papa


October 16, 2013

granddaughter by blood has two more children from divorce last names Hauser one boy one girl one is a cpd officer now miss and wish I could have met. One Day


October 16, 2013

I worked in the old 014 with Hauser and Kilroy. Spent many a night, doing in=service training with Greg at Lenny's Squeeze Inn after watch. Had many laughs and great memories. Cried like a baby when I visited both your's and Terry's plauges at the Police Memorial Wall in DC. RIP guys

T. ward
cpd retired

December 3, 2012

Rest in Peace, Officer Hauser. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

Officer 11169

April 27, 2012

When I reflect on the many happy childhood memories of Gregory, I am soon reminded how much I miss him. It's very comforting to know that others besides me and my family still remember Greg and miss him. God bless you all and keep you safe.

Jennifer B.
family member

July 21, 2011

Thinking of you and your partner on this anniversary date of you both being called away from duty. You have not been forgotten.

Bob Gordon
Father of Chicago Officer: Michael P. Gordon, EOW: 8/8/04

May 13, 2011

I cannot believe it has been 21 years since you and your partner were tragically shot down that fateful night. That incident proves the dangers encountered in police work on the most common of calls. Thank you for your service.

Detective Thomas Downes

May 13, 2011

Greg was one of my best buddies growing up in the Hyde Park neighborhood. We hung around together when times were much less dangerous. Graduated together from Bret Harte Elementary school in 1961 and then lost track of each other. Then one day so many years later I saw the didnt surprise me one bit that Greg had chosen to serve others....he was that kind of guy. Rest in peace my old friend........ill see you again some day and we can catch up.

Warren Barker- civilian
Childhood Friend

May 12, 2011

Thinking of you today and also on the 15th for Police Memorial Day. Thank you for being the hero that you are.

Bob Gordon
Father of Chicago Officer: Michael P. Gordon, EOW: 8/8/04

May 13, 2010

Your heroism and service is honored today on the 20th 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 who was murdered in the the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer. He was shot twice when ambushed on April 23rd when he was on a foot pursuit of two bank robbers, 15 years after you were killed.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be honored and revered. I pray for solace for those who miss and love you.

Rest In Peace.

Phyllis Loya
mother of fallen officer Larry Lasater

May 13, 2010


CPD 022

May 10, 2009



May 13, 2008

Thinking of you today. Continue to keep watch over your loved ones and those still out on patrol. You have not been forgotten.

Bob Gordon
Father of Fallen Chicago Officer: Michael P. Gordon, EOW: 8/8/04

May 13, 2008

Knew you Greg. Rest in peace.

Retired P.O.
Former C.P.D.

February 21, 2008

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