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Marie Connolly Owens joined the Chicago Police Department in 1891 with the title of Detective Sergeant, full arrest powers, and a badge.

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Chicago Police Officer Pat Barret examines 13 bullet holes in a glass window at the scene of an attempted murder, c. 1928 http://chicagohistorymuseum.tumblr.com/post/12470966712/chicago-police-officer-pat-barret-examines-13

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LAW AND ORDER: Portrait of a Chicago Police Officer, Lincoln Park beat (hence the LP on his cap and lapels), c.1910’s, Chicago.

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* 1967 ~ Chicago Police Officer travels 217 miles between work & school [read story below & where he is now... further down].

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Chicago police officer, 18th District, pre-1908

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Off-Duty Chicago Police Officer Grazed in Shooting - http://www.nbcchicago.com/news/local/off-duty-chicago-police-officer-grazed-in-shooting-392284121.html

A Chicago police officer patrols a line of job seekers at a Humboldt Park registration station in 1933.

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from POLITICO

Anti-war movement wrestles with 1968

Demonstrator in Grant Park - The 1968 Democratic National Convention erupted in violence as thousands of Chicago police officers battled with activists protesting the Vietnam War.

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Former 15th Ward Alderman Virgil Jones, talks with reporters on June 11, 1999, after being sentenced to 41 months in prison for extortion. Accused of pocketing seven large in bribes from a goverment mole who was working for the FBI in the Operation Silver Shovel investigation. As a Chicago police officer before elected alderman, Jones had the nickname "Lock 'Em Up Jones." "I'm writing a book titled My Skin Was My Sins: A Story of a High-Tech Lynching in Chicago."