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4 Mar

04 Mar 17 CPD Enforcers Kick Off 2017 Season

NEWS RELEASE
Chicago Police Department
Eddie T. Johnson Anthony Guglielmi
Superintendent Chief Of Communications
312-745-6110 · 3510 South Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60653 · Fax 312-745-6999
For Immediate Release Contact: Office of Communications
March 4, 2017 312-745-6110
Chicago Police Enforcers Football Team
Kicks Off 2017 Season
The Chicago Police Football Team, the “Enforcers,” is entering their 12th season in the
National Public Safety Football League, which is made up of twenty two teams from all over
the country. This year head coach Greg Zaragoza is welcoming two dozen new and exciting
players to the team. The Enforcers are made up primarily of sworn members of the Chicago
Police Department but also have players who are members of the Cook County Sheriff’s Office
as well as other local law enforcement agencies. The Enforcers are a recognized 501c3
charitable organization and play to raise money for various local charities. Over their first
eleven seasons the Enforcers have raised approximately $130,000 for those charities. The
NPSFL plays full contact football following NCAA rules.
The Enforcers annual kick-off party is this Sunday, March 5th at 115 Bourbon Street in
Merrionette Park, which starts at 3 pm.
The Enforcers’ first game of the season is Saturday March 25th @ the St. Louis Heat who is
the Enforcers newest regional rival. The highlight of the season will be April 8th when the
Enforcers travel to Los Angeles to play the NPSFL championship runner up LAPD Centurion’s.
Also the Enforcers will host the NPSFL D II champion Central Texas Wolfpack in their annual
“Gold Star Game” on Saturday May 6th the game honors members of CPD who paid the
ultimate sacrifice. The regular season concludes with the “First Responders Memorial
Game” vs. the Chicago Fire Department Blaze on Sunday June 4th.
The Enforcers are coming off a successful 3-2 season in 2016. The Enforcers are looking
forward to making a run at another National Championship. Media members are welcome at all
Enforcers events.
For more information contact:
Timothy Kusinski tkusinski@aol.com
Greg Zaragoza coachgoza@me.com
Season Schedule
March 25, 2017 @ St Louis Heat 4 pm
St. Mary’s High School
St Louis, MO.
April 8, 2017 @ Los Angeles Centurions @ 2 pm
East Los Angeles Community College
Monterey Park, CA
May 6, 2017 vs. Central Texas Wolfpack @ 4pm “Gold Star Game”
Lane Tech High School
2501 W. Addison, Chicago, IL
June 4, 2017 vs. CFD Blaze @ 2pm “First Responders Game”
Brother Rice High School
10001 S. Pulaski, Chicago, IL
FOR MORE INFORMATION GO TO: www.cpdenforcers.com
www.npsfl.com
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13 May

Chicago Police Department and Centers for New Horizons Host Gun Turn-In Event

WHAT:  The Chicago Police Department, in collaboration with Centers for New Horizons, is hosting a Gun Turn-In Event. During this event, community members will receive a $100 gift card in exchange for every gun turned in and a $10 gift card for each BB-gun, air-gun, or replica firearm – No questions asked!

WHEN: SATURDAY, May 14, 2016    10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.

WHERE:  Center for New Horizons-  226 E. 43rd St., Chicago, Illinois

WHO:  Chicago Police Department personnel, Center for New Horizons personnel, volunteers, and community members.

14 May 16 Gun Buy Back – Centers for New Horizons

 

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31 Mar

02 Apr 16 Gun Buy Back

MEDIA ADVISORY
Chicago Police Department and Hope Community
Church Host Gun Turn In Event

WHAT: The Chicago Police Department, in collaboration with Hope Community Church, is hosting a Gun Turn Event. During this event, community members will receive a $100 gift card in exchange for every gun turned in and a $10 gift card for each BB-gun, air-gun, or replica firearm – No questions asked!

WHEN: SATURDAY
April 2, 2016
10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.
WHERE: Hope Community Church
5900 W. Iowa, Chicago, Illinois

WHO: Chicago Police Department personnel, Hope Community Church members, volunteers, and community members.
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29 Mar

30Mar16- 017th Dist Hispanic Outreach Community Beat Meeting

MEDIA ADVISORY

WHAT: The Chicago Police Department 017th District will be hosting a Hispanic Outreach Community Beat Meeting. This event is
geared toward increasing police-community relations/trust
within the Hispanic community.

WHEN: Wednesday
March 30, 2016
7:00pm – 8:00pm

WHERE: Horner Park
2741 W. Montrose Ave.
Chicago, Illinois

WHO: 017thth District members of the Chicago Police Department
Various city services
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8 Mar

Interim Superintendent John J. Escalante presented awards today to outstanding officers at the Superintendent’s Monthly Department Commendation Ceremony.  The event serves to recognize officers who have distinguished themselves and the Chicago Police Department by their exemplary bravery and praiseworthy deeds.

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9 Feb

Interim Superintendent John J. Escalante presented awards today to outstanding officers at the Superintendent’s Monthly Department Commendation Ceremony. The event serves to recognize officers who have distinguished themselves and the Chicago Police Department by their exemplary bravery and praiseworthy deeds

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19 Mar

The Chicago Police Football Team the “Enforcers” are entering their 10th season in the National Public Safety Football League, which is made up of twenty teams from all over the country. Head coach Greg Zaragoza welcomes several new and exciting players to the team. The Enforcers are made up primarily of sworn members of the Chicago Police Department, but also include players from the Cook County Sheriff’s Office, as well as other local agencies. The Chicago Police Enforcers are a recognized 501c3 organization and, over the course of nine seasons, have raised approximately $100,000 for various local charities. The NPSFL plays full contact football following NCAA rules.

The Enforcers’ season kicks-off Saturday, March 21st in San Diego and then continues in Cleveland on April 11th. The highlight of the season will be May 16th when the Enforcers take on the LAPD Centurions in a battle of two of the largest and proudest police departments in the country. The Enforcers will also host the Columbus Marauders in their annual Gold Star Game on Saturday May 2nd. The Gold Star Game commemorates and honors members of the Chicago Police Department who made the ultimate sacrifice. The Enforcers are coming off a successful 3-2 campaign in 2014 and are looking forward to making a run at another National Championship.

Click here for the schedule and more information

 

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5 Feb

The Chicago Police Department will be conducting a DUI Strike Force Patrol in the Albany Park (17th) District. The DUI Strike Force Patrol will commence at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 7th, 2015 and end at 3:00 a.m. on Sunday, February 8th, 2015.

The purpose of this program is to saturate a pre-designated area with roving police officers that continually monitor vehicular traffic for signs of impaired driving. Patrols also place emphasis on speed, alcohol-related and safety belt violations. Police vehicles equipped for speed detection are deployed to apprehend speeding violators.

In addition, the Breath Alcohol Testing (BAT) Mobile Unit may also be deployed to allow officers to expedite the process of charging a person with Driving under the Influence (DUI) prior to transporting an alleged into the nearest lockup for bonding. The mobile unit also allows for Individual Recognizance Bonds (I-Bonds) to be issued at the site of the DUI Strike Force Patrol.

 

DUI STRIKE FORCE PATROL – ALBANY PARK (17th) DISTRICT

 

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5 Feb

The Chicago Police Department will be conducting a DUI Strike Force Patrol in the South Chicago (4th) District. The DUI Strike Force Patrol will commence at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, February 6th, 2015 and end at 3:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 7th, 2015.

The purpose of this program is to saturate a pre-designated area with roving police officers that continually monitor vehicular traffic for signs of impaired driving. Patrols also place emphasis on speed, alcohol-related and safety belt violations. Police vehicles equipped for speed detection are deployed to apprehend speeding violators.

In addition, the Breath Alcohol Testing (BAT) Mobile Unit may also be deployed to allow officers to expedite the process of charging a person with Driving under the Influence (DUI) prior to transporting an alleged into the nearest lockup for bonding. The mobile unit also allows for Individual Recognizance Bonds (I-Bonds) to be issued at the site of the DUI Strike Force Patrol.

DUI STRIKE FORCE PATROL – SOUTH CHICAGO (4th) DISTRICT

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