Chicago Police Officer Ella French joined the department because she “wanted to do good for the world.” She always wanted to make a difference … however it was possible. I was never surprised when she said she was going to be a sheriff and then a cop. It just made sense.” Andrew French
Ella French, 29, was identified Sunday by the Chicago Police Department as the officer who was fatally shot in West Englewood while in the line of duty Saturday night. Her partner, who was also wounded during a traffic stop shortly after 9 p.m. at 63rd Street and Bell Avenue, remained in critical condition Sunday at the University of Chicago Medical Center, CPD Supt. David Brown said.
“Our officers need this city to pray for their strength, to pray for peace that they are comforted, that their families are comforted,”
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