Chicago Cop Saves Infant
July 30, 2012
A Chicago Police officer is being lauded for saving a 21-month-old boy on the Skyway Saturday by performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation after the infant stopped breathing.
Officer Edward Paukula has served with the agency for 17 years, according to an agency news release.
The baby was in the backseat of a vehicle traveling on the Skyway near 89th Street at 12:24 p.m. when family members noticed that the child was not breathing. The baby's father waved down a passing police car.
Read other stories of officer heroism here.
Displaying 1 - 2 of 2
Martin @ 7/30/2012 5:29 PM
CPD rocks! Great officers! Underpaid & undestaffed & they need a new top cop to lead them!
Morning Eagle @ 7/30/2012 11:35 PM
Right place at the right time and quick thiinking. Good job Officer Paukula.
Join the Discussion
Other Recent News
Measuring 17.5 x 9 x 6.5 inches, the Roe Sling Bag has a capacity of more than 1,020 cubic...
Officers Benjamin Metz, 38, and John Schwarze, 45, a K-9 handler for Lake Wales Police...
"I immediately alerted dispatch and we exited our vehicle and began pounding and knocking...
Former White Plains Officer Glen Hochman, 52, had marked the “zero option” when he filed...
Six Whittier, Calif., police officers are suing the city, saying they faced retaliation...