Incident

9-03-2018 Illinois Chicago 1-0

Location

September 03, 2018

1 block of N Desplaines St
Chicago, Illinois
Geolocation: 41.8818, -87.6441

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Officer Steven Bechina
  • Age: 47
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Suicide^
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Officer killed

Notes

Officer on duty committed suicide in his vehicle;

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 7
State Senate District: 5
State House District: 9