Fresh Class Of Chicago Police Officers Ready For DutyThey're ready to hit the streets of Chicago to serve and protect.
Crossing Guards Ask To Stay Under Control Of Police DepartmentSome Chicago school crossing guards and their union have asked the City Council to reverse a decision transferring their oversight from the Police Department to the Officer of Emergency Management and Communications.
Crowd Gathers Outside Chicago Police Station -- To Praise CopsMore than 200 people staged a rally outside the 16th District of the Chicago Police Department. WBBM's Bob Roberts reports.
Police Reform Task Force Chief Calls For More Transparency From City HallMayor Rahm Emanuel’s former point person on police reform called on his administration to be more transparent as it overhauls department policies and procedures.
CPD Announces New Summer Mobile Patrol UnitChicago police have created a new patrol unit to help increase public safety in parks, beaches, and neighborhoods.
Police To Step Up Lakefront Patrols After Brawls At North Avenue BeachWith summer heating up, Chicago police said they will add extra patrols to all city beaches and parks, in the wake of another bloody brawl at North Avenue Beach.
Despite Videos, Many Police Force Cases Still Under InvestigationAmong the dozens of video and audio recordings from investigations into police use of force released by the city on Friday, many of the cases under review by the Independent Police Review Authority date back two to four years, or more.
Board Releases Video Involving Police Shootings, Other Complaints The Independent Police Review Authority on Friday will release video and audio recordings--all related to shootings and other incidents involving Chicago Police officers.
Settlement In Chicago Cops' Lawsuit Spares Emanuel From Testifying On Code Of SilenceThe Emanuel administration has agreed to pay $2 million to settle a lawsuit filed by two Chicago police officers who claimed they were victims of retaliation after blowing the whistle on corruption. The deal spares the mayor from possibly having to testify about a “code of silence” within the department.
Latest Weekend Violence Tally: Four Shot Dead, At Least 49 More WoundedBy comparison, 55 people were shot, 12 fatally, in Memorial Day weekend shootings in 2015.
Mom Views Video Of Fatal Police Shooting Of Her Son, Insists He Had No WeaponChantell Brooks watched the video with Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson. CBS 2's Derrick Blakley reports.
Emanuel Not Offering Specifics On IPRA Replacement, But Says Citizen Participation Key Mayor Rahm Emanuel isn’t offering specifics yet, but he says a new agency that will replace the much-criticized Independent Police Review Authority will have citizen involvement and will put the police department and the city in a better place, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.