Students at an elementary school in the Chatham neighborhood were given intellectual treats as part of their African-American studies on this last day of Black History Month.
Two police officers from 6th District were standing on the street conducting a traffic stop when a dark-colored SUV struck the passenger door of the officers’ squad car.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Police Supt. Garry McCarthy said Thursday that a recent move to step up foot patrols in some of the most violence-prone neighborhoods is paying off.
Chicago Police are going after drug gangs, in an effort to cut the level of gun violence in the city.
Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan has started taking it to the streets in an appeal for peace in Chicago’s neighborhoods.
Police are searching for three men who have been going up to people and robbing them at gunpoint at Bank of America ATMs on the city’s South Side.
A motorist is in police custody early Monday after he crashed into a South Side police station and tried to drive away.
A Chicago Police sergeant is facing felony charges, after he was allegedly captured on video slapping a handcuffed man three times in the face.
Police shot a man who lunged at them with a knife early Sunday after the man was involved in a domestic incident on the Far South Side.