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Chicago Cop Sues Sergeant Who Accused Him Of Sexual Assault

Officer 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.


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Man Found Dead In South Side Police Station Restroom

A citizen attempting to use the restroom at the station, at 1438 W. 63rd St., found the man unresponsive about 6:30 a.m. Thursday.


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Police Go After Drug Markets On South Side

Chicago Police are going after drug gangs, in an effort to cut the level of gun violence in the city.

CBS Chicago–09/08/2012

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Mayor Wants To Expand Anti-Gang Strategy From Neighborhoods Where It Worked

Mayor Rahm Emanuel said Thursday the Police Department is prepared to expand its anti-gang strategies, after early efforts in two neighborhoods have shown dramatic results.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2012

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Federal Agents To Assist Police In Fighting Crime On South, West Side

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and police Supt. Garry McCarthy on Friday announced partnerships with federal law enforcement to reduce violent crime in police districts on the South and West sides.

CBS Chicago–02/10/2012

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Police First Deputy: Just Hiring More Officers Is Not Answer To Cutting Crime

Police First Deputy Supt. Al Wysinger is talking about plans to cut crime in the struggling Englewood and Harrison districts. But Wysinger says simply hiring more police officers is not the answer.

CBS Chicago–01/24/2012

Supt. Garry McCarthy

Police To Saturate South, West Side Districts In Fight To Reduce Crime

Police Supt. Garry McCarthy is calling on people who live in high-crime areas to help keep their streets safe.

CBS Chicago–01/23/2012

Seven people were shot, two of them fatally, at a Church's Chicken at 66th and Halsted streets on Dec. 27, 2011. (Credit: CBS)

Murder Rate Down Everywhere In Chicago But Englewood

The murder rate is dropping overall in Chicago, with one neighborhood standing out as a major exception.

CBS Chicago–12/29/2011