Trial Begins For Man Charged With Killing Off-Duty Chicago Police OfficerMarcus Floyd, 24, is the third and final person to be tried for Thomas Wortham IV’s murder during a failed armed robbery in 2010.
Chicago Police Sergeant Hurt In Alcohol-Related Rear-End CrashThe sergeant was stopped in a police car in the 5500 block of South Morgan Street at 2:55 a.m. when another vehicle hit the police car from behind, police News Affairs Officer Ronald Gaines said.
Chicago Cop Sues Sergeant Who Accused Him Of Sexual AssaultOfficer Juan Belmontes filed the lawsuit Monday. In April 2013, Belmontes was charged with sexually assaulting a Chicago Police sergeant while at an apartment in Woodlawn. Three weeks after the charges were filed and Belmontes posted a $2,500 bond, the Cook County State’s Attorney’s office declined to further prosecute him.
Police Sergeant Injured In Washington Park CrashA Chicago police officer was recovering at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, after a crash that left him pinned inside his cruiser late Wednesday night.
Police Shoots Suspect Holding 'Cutting Instrument' In South ChicagoA male was shot by a Chicago Police sergeant after allegedly fighting with police, resisting arrest and pulling out a cutting instrument Tuesday evening in the South Chicago neighborhood.
Cops Shoot, Kill Man Who Stabbed Sergeant In The FacePolice were responding to a 911 call about a domestic dispute around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, in the 200 block of West 107th Street, when they were confronted by a man armed with a butcher knife.
Man Charged With Carjacking Chicago Police Sergeant On South SideA Greater Grand Crossing man was charged in connection with carjacking an off-duty Chicago Police sergeant in the South Shore neighborhood two weeks ago.
Police Still Searching For Suspect Who Carjacked Off-Duty CopIt's been almost a week, but Chicago Police still don't know who beat an off-duty police sergeant, and carjacked the officer's sport-utility vehicle -- escaping with his gun, star, and bulletproof vest.
Cop Who Stole From Union Gets 12 YearsThe former head of the Chicago Police Sergeants Association was sentenced Tuesday to 12 years in prison for stealing more than $1 million from the union to fund a lavish lifestyle that prosecutors said included gambling trips, steak dinners and a down payment on a home, the Sun-Times is reporting.
Former Cop Pleads Guilty To Embezzling $1M From UnionThe former president of the Chicago police sergeants' union has pleaded guilty to embezzling more than $1 million in union dues to pay for a lavish lifestyle, including a house in the Edgebrook neighborhood.