Chicago Police DepartmentSpecial Order S04-07-05
Traffic Crashes on Airport Property
Issue Date:02 January 1998Effective Date:11 January 1998
Rescinds:G98-01-06
Index Category:Preliminary Investigations
I.Purpose
This directive defines parties responsible for investigating traffic crashes occurring on the property of O'Hare International, Midway, and Meigs Airports.
II.Procedures
  • A.The Airport Law Enforcement Section - North Unit will be assigned to all traffic crashes occurring at O'Hare International Airport.
  • B.The Airport Law Enforcement Section - South Unit will be assigned to all traffic crashes occurring on all property and grounds controlled by Midway.
  • C.When district personnel are not available, the Airport Law Enforcement Section may be assigned to traffic crashes in the immediate vicinity of the airports.
John J. Townsend
Acting Superintendent of Police
97-038 GHY(AJB)