Hester Scott

Mayor Emanuel addresses reporters Friday in Chicago. (CBS)

Emanuel Concerned About Length Of Police Misconduct Probes

Mayor Rahm Emanuel says he is concerned about how long it can take for the police review board to investigate when officers are accused of misconduct.

CBS Chicago–11/09/2011

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Top Cop McCarthy Clears Way For Slain Officer To Be Buried With Her Badge

Police Supt. Garry McCarthy on Tuesday ordered police powers posthumously restored to a Chicago Police officer allegedly murdered by her grandson. That means slain Officer Hester Scott can be buried with her police star.


Officer Dead

Family Wishes Slain Officer’s Grandson Had Been Institutionalized

Family members of a murdered Chicago Police officer say they begged her to put her troubled teenage grandson in an institution.


Officer Dead

No Bond For Grandson Charged With Killing Off-Duty Cop

A 15-year-old boy is being held without bond on charges that he shot and killed his grandmother, a Chicago Police officer, who had adopted him.

CBS Chicago–11/06/2011

Officer Dead

Boy, 15, Charged With Murdering Off-Duty Officer

A 15-year-old boy was charged with murder Saturday for allegedly beating to death an off-duty Chicago Police officer during a domestic dispute Friday morning at the South Side home she shared with several grandchildren.