Detective Michael C. Campo
Darien Police Department Purple Heart Award
|Be it resolved by the City Council of the City of Darien, DuPage County, Illinois, that:
Whereas, on the 1st day of February, 1985, at approximately 10:20 PM, Detective Michael Campo was directing traffic at a traffic crash which occurred in the area of 71st Street and Cass Avenue.
Whereas, Detective Campo, while in the roadway, was struck by a northbound vehicle and thrown approximately 150 feet to the pavement. Detective Campo suffered numerous internal injuries, which required multiple surgical opperations and he was unable to work for over one year.
Whereas, Detective Michael Campo, while in the performance of his enforcement duties, suffered massive internal injuries,
Be it resolved, the City of Darien, DuPage County, Illinois, proudly commends Detective Campo and awards him the Police Purple Heart Medal.
Passed and approved by the City Council of the City of Darien, DuPage County, Illinois, this 5th day of May 2008.
Kathleen Moesle Weaver, Mayor.