Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Detective Sergeant James L. Hosna

Chicago Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Thursday, February 6, 1919

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Reflections for Detective Sergeant James L. Hosna

Det. Sgt. Hosna,
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. 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 6, 2019

Detective Sergeant Hosna's story was read in Richton Park Police Department's roll call on 7-9-18 to remember and honor him.

Sgt. James Galvan
Richton Park Police (IL)

July 9, 2018

You are a brave soul. I'm know you are in heaven serving your community their. God always takes the best young and in you are in a much better place.

Ed Huster AA mech.

March 30, 2015

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

Officer 11166

April 30, 2012

It has been 93 years but your contribution will never be forgotten by the CPD. Your dedication to duty will be remembered, my fellow detective.

Detective Thomas Downes

February 16, 2012

Your heroism and service is honored today, the 92nd 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.

Phyllis Loya
mom of fallen officer Larry Lasater

February 6, 2011

RIP.You will always be remembered and never forgotten.


November 29, 2008


Pat Van Den Berghe
Neighbors for a Better Manchester, NH

February 4, 2008

You will ever be my hero.....thanks for keeping us safe, Gramps !!! We miss you.

Cheryl Sorensen

August 7, 2007

Thank you for your great service to the community and your ultimate sacrafice.

Kurt Hosna
Distant Relative

December 12, 2006

Thank you Sir for you bravery, courage and sacrifice. You are remembered as Hero.

Detective T. Henshaw
Bell Gardens Police Dept., CA.

December 30, 2004

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