We are the Police Council of the Knights of Columbus, (St.
Michael the Archangel, Patron of Police and Soldiers). Council
#12173 was formed in 1995 and is the 1st Police council of its
kind for male members of the Catholic Faith, to share in
CHARITY, UNITY, FRATERNITY
We open our doors to
the Law Enforcement communities, both active and retired in a
sprit of camaraderie. All Departments, Agencies, Bureaus and
Suburbs are welcome. Military members also find comfort in our
ranks, ALL ARE WELCOME.
Our members come
from approximately 30 surrounding communities and strive to make
our existence known to even more.
We meet the 4th
Wednesday or the month at the FOP Hall, 1412 W. Washington Blvd.
in Chicago at 1900 hrs.
With the guidance of our
Chaplain, Fr. Dan Brandt we have initiated a membership drive,
and this would be your opportunity to step up and be part of
something exceptional, consider this a personal invitation from
me to you.
Now is the time to mark your calendars and
bring a friend….ALL ARE WELCOME.
If you have any information about the council
(When it started and why, List of the Charter Members and Photos)
PLEASE bring it to the next meeting.