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Man Threatens To Kill Chicago Cop After He’s Asked To Put Out Cigarette

A man who threatened to kill a cop after taunting officers by telling them “I would like to see you … try to take me to jail” was ordered held in lieu of $100,000 bail Sunday.

06/10/2013

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Police Kill Pit Bull That Attacked Two People On South Side

A pit bull that had already attacked one person in the Englewood neighborhood Wednesday morning was shot dead by a Chicago Police sergeant as it attacked a 16-year-old boy on his way to school.

05/15/2013

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Officer Punched During Traffic Stop, Dragged By Car

A Chicago police officer was recovering at home Tuesday morning, after she was punched, grabbed, then dragged down the street during a traffic stop in the Gresham neighborhood.

05/13/2013

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2 Investigators: Cop Convicted For Extorting Tow Truck Drivers

A Chicago Police officer who allegedly sought and received extortion payments from tow truck drivers for steering vehicle tows from accident scenes was convicted on Friday as part of the FBI’s Operation Tow Scam corruption probe.

05/10/2013

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Ald. Roberto Maldonado Accuses Cop Of Racism After He Gets Ticket

The incident that triggered Maldonado’s complaint occurred shortly after 9 p.m. on May 1 after Maldonado picked his children up from swimming practice.

05/07/2013

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Cop Shot By Officer Aiming At ‘Vicious Dog’ That Charged At Police

A Chicago Police officer is in good condition after he was inadvertently shot by another officer who was shooting at a “vicious dog” who charged at them in a South Side building Monday night.

05/06/2013

Chicago police investigate after an officer shot and killed a man who allegedly pointed a gun at police in an apartment in the 200 block of North Homan Avenue on March 14, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Police Shoot, Kill Man Who Pointed Gun At Officers On West Side

A Chicago police officer shot and killed a man who allegedly pointed a gun at police in the East Garfield Park neighborhood early Thursday morning.

03/14/2013

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Officer Fires Shot At Armed Robber On South Side

A Chicago Police officer fired a shot at an armed robber early Thursday on the South Side, police said.

02/14/2013

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Off-Duty Cop’s Gun Taken During Armed Robbery

The robbery happened about 7:30 p.m., as the off-duty officer sat in his own car near 91st and King Drive, police said.

02/13/2013

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Off-Duty Chicago Cop Found Dead In Apartment Building Lobby

A Chicago policeman who’d been with the department for 30 years was found dead in the lobby of his South Loop apartment building Sunday night.

12/24/2012

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Off-Duty Chicago Police Officer Carjacked On South Side

An off-duty Chicago Police officer was carjacked Monday night in the Calumet Heights neighborhood on the South Side, police said.

12/11/2012

An off-duty officer officer was shot at West 63rd Street and South Nashville Avenue. (CBS)

Off-Duty Chicago Police Officer Shot On Southwest Side

An off-duty Chicago Police officer was shot during an attempted armed robbery early Monday in the Clearing neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

12/10/2012

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Parents Of Teen Strip-Searched At School Sue Assistant Principal, Police

The student said two security guards, a Chicago police officer and a female assistant principal took him from an room where he was serving an “in school suspension” to a nearby washroom on the second floor, where they conducted a strip search.

CBS 2–12/05/2012

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Police Officer, Resident Injured In Uptown Apartment Fire

A Chicago police officer and a resident of an Uptown apartment building were hospitalized Thursday from a fire in the building,

11/22/2012

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10th Chicago Cop Charged In Federal Probe Of Tow Truck Scams

A 10th Chicago police officer has been indicted in the FBI’s ongoing investigation of a scheme in which tow truck operators were paying bribes to cops who steered them work.

CBS Chicago–11/16/2012

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Slain Officer’s Daughter Gets Help With College Expenses

With drive and ambition, and help from the 100 Club of Chicago, the daughter of slain Chicago police officer Michael Flisk is attending DePaul University. On Thursday, she said thank you to the advocacy organization, CBS 2′s Brad Edwards reports.

11/15/2012

Off-Duty Police Officer Fatally Shoots Pit Bull

An off-duty police officer shot and killed a pit bull in Chicago’s Logan Square neighborhood yesterday.

11/01/2012

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Sources: Off-Duty Cop Accused Of Buying Pot For 3 Teen Girls

CBS 2 has learned a Chicago police officer is being investigated for allegedly supplying a group of minors with marijuana while he was off-duty.

CBS 2–10/16/2012

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Cop Faces Felony Charges For Alleged Sex In Jail

A Chicago police officer is facing a number of felony charges after allegedly having sex with a prisoner he promised to release from a lockup.

09/28/2012

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Officer Run Over While Conducting Traffic Stop On South Side

A Chicago Police officer was in stable condition Thursday morning, after he was run over by a hit-and-run driver.

CBS Chicago–09/13/2012

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