The West Chicago Police Department again participated in the Coolest Event of the Year—the Law Enforcement Torch Run Polar Plunge, and took the plunge Sunday, March 3, 2019, at Loon Lake in Silver Springs State Park in Yorkville. The temperature was 20 degrees. There was 17 inches of ice on the lake.Participants raise money from donations by friends, family and co-workers. The goal was $2,500, but that was surpassed with donations totaling $5,690.
(photo courtesy of Robbi Peterson)