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Second Illinois State Trooper Killed This Week

DOWNERS GROVE, IL – Illinois State Police (ISP) Acting Director Brendan F. Kelly says that another officer has died in the line of duty. Trooper Gerald Ellis was on-duty around 3:30 a.m. Friday morning traveling home in

Illinois State Trooper Killed When Struck By Semi

PECATONICA, IL – Illinois State Police (ISP) report that the second Trooper this year has been killed in the line-of-duty. Thursday around 11:30 a.m. ISP District 16 (Pecatonica) Trooper Brooke Jones-Story was inspecting a commercial motor vehicle