Illinois Police Officers Memorial Committee
Inc. 1986
Honoring Law Enforcement Officers Who Have Given Their Lives in the Performance of Their Duty
Ceremony

The 2015 ceremony will be held on Thursday, May 7th.

CURRENT NAMES

Officer James Morrissy
Oak Forest Police Department
EOW 3-17-2014

HISTORIC NAMES

Officer John Dempsey
Chicago Police Department
EOW 7-14-1894

Constable Albert Wood
Wayne County Sheriff’s Department
EOW 4-28-1904

Chief James Dayley
Spillertown, Police Department
EOW 12-2-1906

Sergeant Wilfred French
Cairo Police Department
EOW 12-3-1910

Marshall Benjamin Schmitt
O'Fallen Police Department
EOW 3-21-1916

Chief Marshall Bagby
Mounds Police Department
EOW 7-24-1925

Officer Luke Howe
Chicago Police Department
EOW 8-25-1928

Officer George Runyon
Maroa Police Department
EOW 3-23-1935

Investigator Milton Rueck
Illinois Conservation Police
EOW 9-19-1973