CPD Launches Second High-Tech Hub To Fight Violent CrimeThe Chicago Police Department has unveiled the second of its two new Strategic Decision Support Centers, which will use high-tech tools to predict where violent crime might happen.
CPD: Man Killed By Police After Shooting 2 Others In Homan SquareA man was shot and killed by Chicago Police officers who saw him shoot two other people, one fatally, early Friday in the Homan Square neighborhood on the West Side, according to police.
CPD Commander Accused Of Shoving Gun In Suspect's Mouth And Taser Against His GroinA Chicago police commander accused of sticking the barrel of his service weapon in a suspect’s throat, pressing a stun gun against the man's groin last year, and threatening to kill him was released without having to post bail Thursday.
West Side Commander Charged With Aggravated Battery, Stripped Of Police Powers A Chicago Police commander on the city's West Side has been stripped of his police powers.
Woman Dies In Custody At West Side Police StationAn officer found the 34-year-old arrestee unresponsive in a cell at the police station at 3151 W. Harrison St. about 8:10 a.m., police said.
Man Shot Two Blocks Away From Police StationA man was shot three times in the back Wednesday night about three blocks away from a police station on the West Side.
Cop Faces Felony Charges For Alleged Sex In JailA Chicago police officer is facing a number of felony charges after allegedly having sex with a prisoner he promised to release from a lockup.
Mayor Wants To Expand Anti-Gang Strategy From Neighborhoods Where It WorkedMayor 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.
Source: Police Officer In Trouble Over Lockup Sex ScandalA Chicago Police officer has been relieved of his powers and is off the streets, amid allegations that he requested sexual favors from someone being held in a district lockup.
Teen Houdini Busts Out Of Handcuffs, Escapes Police StationPolice were searching for a 15-year-old drug suspect who they say managed a great escape from his handcuffs – and out of the District 11 police station.
Federal Agents To Assist Police In Fighting Crime On South, West SideMayor 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.
Police First Deputy: Just Hiring More Officers Is Not Answer To Cutting CrimePolice 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.