Officer Edward Barron

Convicted Cop Killer Granted Early Release For 1973 MurderAfter spending more than 40 years in prison for killing a Chicago police officer in 1973, a 58-year-old man has been granted parole, enraging Police Supt. Garry McCarthy and rank-and-file officers.
Chicago Police Officers To Oppose Parole For 3 Cop KillersEighteen uniformed officers planned to present a silent but visible opposition to early release for three men serving lengthy prison terms for killing police officers in the 1970s.