It is with sadness that we inform you that retired Police Officer Douglas Miller passed away on February 27.    

Memorial Service & Funeral:

Monday, March 2, 2020  9:00 a.m.

Northwest Assemble of God  900 N. Wolf Road  Mt Prospect, IL 60056  (847) 299-2400 


Ridgewood Memorial Park  9900 N. Milwaukee Avenue  Des Plaines, IL 60016 

November, 2016

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May 17th 2017 lunch welcomed our newest retiree Al Marks!

Our March 18th Lunch has been cancelled due to Johnny's being closed. Stay Well and looking forward to seeing you in April!

July 19th lunch group, if you're not in the picture we hope to see you soon!

I was informed March 14th that Steve Sieghart is in the hospital in Milwaukee. 

 At present he is in an induced coma.  I will keep you posted as I learn more.
Ron Baran

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Skokie Police Department  Retirees


April 19, 2017 lunch

Feb 2019 lunch

To our fair weather friends...neither rain or storm or sleet or hail will keep us away;)

Our sympathies also go out to Police Social Worker Julie Kim, whose father passed away on February 23, 2020.


January 18, 2017

Photos from Yesteryear

Mark your calendar and make plans to join us for lunch

We had a lot of laughs and 

wonderful turnout in 2019!

Looking forward to seeing you

at Johnny's in 2020!

 2020 Dates will be the

The 3rd Wednesday

of the month











at Johnny's Tap

1740 Milwaukee Avenue 
Glenview, Illinois 60025 
Phone: (847) 699-9999

          12:30 cocktails

              1:00 lunch

The 2020 Retirement Party will be Friday, May 15th at the Doubletree.

Note, this is the Friday AFTER Mother's Day...More info will be coming

Our February lunch group welcomed old friends Fred Bolin and Hank O'Connell

An invitation is extended to all of our retirees who are in the area, to please stop in  

at the Station and say hello. You have never been forgotten and your names have been engraved on a plaque which stands in the main hallway of the police station.Your names and stories (many exaggerated) still echo in our hallways.

Chief Tony Scarpelli

Hey guys and girls, when you come across pictures

send them on in! 

 Pension Board Members:
David Pawlak  Active Member
Sergio Marino  Active Member
Jim Hart  Retiree Member
Dan Ryan  Village appointed trustee
Harold Primack  Village appointed trustee
Laura Werner  Clerk for pension board

Enjoy pictures of friends from our 2018 lunches

SPD Sgt. Ervin Garcia appeared in a full page ad for Northwestern University Center for Public Safety in the June 2018 issue of American Police Beat. 

Click on the link below for great memories and pictures of old Skokie

Standing from left to right Carl Bock, Jack Knish, Johnny Johnson, Hank O'Connell and Fred Bolin. Seated left to right Kathy Cherry, Mike Maher, Deb Danecki, Jerry Axel and Ron Baran

A great picture from the collection of Bob Weick circa 1975

February 15, 2017, not pictured Johnny Johnson and Gary Reiter

2017 March 15 Lunch

Feb 22, 2020
For all of you old, old timers I was informed via Face Book by Fred Ruedy, Donna's son, that Donna passed away a couple of days ago.  There will be no services and she will be cremated with her ashes scattered later this summer.
Ron Baran

Click on link to view video on Skokie Police Officer Recruitment Opportunity