Sunday, January 27, 2008

END OF WATCH: CHICAGO POLICE KILLED IN THE LINE OF DUTY, 1853-2006

End of Watch: Chicago Police Killed in the Line of Duty, 1853-2006
by Edward M. Burke & Thomas J. O'Gorman
Chicago's Neighborhoods, Inc., 2006. $50.00
9780978866327

From the publisher's blurb:

"This book examines the remarkable sacrifice of 526 sworn officers of the Chicago Police Department. Throughout the book's 300+ pages and more than 600 photographs, there are detailed narratives of each officer and the circumstances involved in their deaths. The book traces the heroic history of Chicago's finest with accounts of each episode drawn from municipal records, police files, contemporaneous newspapers, court documents and ground breaking research."

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