Tunnel To Towers Paying Mortgages For Local Families Of Fallen First-RespondersA foundation that helps loved ones of fallen first-responders is reaching out to five Illinois families this holiday season.
Stretch Of I-94 In Lake County Named In Honor Of Trooper EllisPart of a Lake County highway now honors an Illinois state trooper who died in the line of duty.
Friends, Family And Officers Remember ISP Trooper Gerald Ellis"I actually started tearing up. I always saw him as a role model. He taught me a couple of life lessons. I think he was just an amazing officer."
ISP Trooper Gerald Ellis To Be Laid To Rest FridayThe visitation for an Illinois State Trooper killed by a wrong-way driver on the Tri-State Tollway over the weekend was Thursday.
Vast Majority Of Wrong-Way Drivers Are Impaired, Now A Felony In Illinois, IDOT SaysFamily, friends and police from around the Midwest will begin saying goodbye to Illinois State Police Trooper Gerald Ellis Thursday. Ellis died after a driver going the wrong way crashed head on into him.
Wrong-Way Driver In Crash That Killed Illinois State Trooper Gerald Ellis Had No Valid Driver's License Since 1996The wrong-way driver that killed an Illinois State Trooper in Green Oaks has not had a driver's license in more than 20 years, records show.
ISP Honors 97 Years Of Service With 'Illinois State Trooper Day'April 1 is designated "Illinois State Trooper Day."
Funeral Set For ISP Trooper Brooke Jones-Story, Hit By Truck, Killed In FreeportFuneral services are set for an Illinois State Police trooper who was struck and killed by a truck last week during a traffic stop.
ISP Director On Death Of Trooper Gerald Ellis; 'By Doing What He Did Today, He Saved Lives'ISP Acting Director Brendan Kelly addressed the media Saturday, hours after Trooper Gerald Ellis, 36, was fatally struck on I-94.
ISP Trooper Gerald Ellis Fatally Struck By Wrong-Way Driver On I-94 In Green OaksIllinois State Police Trooper Gerald Ellis was fatally struck Saturday by a wrong-way driver on I-94 in Green Oaks.