The Chicago Police Department (CPD) recognized 11-year-old DJ Daniel as an Honorary Police Officer today, as per their tweet. DJ, suffering a brave fight against brain and spine cancer, was sworn in part for his commitment to public service. DJ's appointment to the CPD marked the 795th law enforcement agency to induct him into this honorary role.
Welcome to CPD, Honorary Officer DJ Daniel! DJ is an 11-year-old boy who is bravely fighting brain and spine cancer. CPD is the 795th law enforcement agency to swear in DJ as part of his mission to serve the public. Thank you for your service, Officer Daniel! pic.twitter.com/0YbMCz2igv— Chicago Police (@Chicago_Police) October 24, 2023