Police Board Chair Defends Handling Of Complaints Against PoliceThe Chicago Police Board is preparing to rule on Police Superintendent Gary McCarthy's decision to take the next step in the case of officer Jason Van Dyke.
IPRA Chief Says Allegations Leveled By Fired Investigator Without MeritChicago’s Independent Police Review Authority reports it’s resolving cases of alleged police misconduct more quickly and handling some controversial issues properly, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
Man Fatally Shot By CPD Officer In Humboldt ParkThe Chicago Fire Department says a male patient was taken in critical condition to Mt. Sinai Hospital.
Independent Police Review Authority Supervisor Arrested For DUI New Year's DayAn investigator who’s job it is to police the police is in trouble with the law.
Police Shoot Man Who Claims To Have GunTactical officers walked up to the 45-year-old man as he was drinking near the intersection of North Greenview Avenue and Howard Street in Rogers Park.
Ex-Top Cops, Emanuel Appointee, Search For Chief To Investigate Police Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Monday named a former Chicago Police superintendent, an activist-priest and the trusted co-chair of his transition team to a committee that will search for a new chief for the agency that investigates police misconduct.
Police Watchdog Employee Charged With Threatening Co-WorkersAn employee of the review board that investigates officer-involved shootings for the Chicago Police was charged after he allegedly threatened to kill himself and three co-workers.
Cops Who Shoot Someone Now Have 24 Hours To Talk To Independent ReviewersChicago Police officers have won the right to a 24-hour cooling-off period from the time they shoot someone to the time they must speak to an independent investigator.
Man Injured In Second Police-Involved Shooting This WeekThe man was struck by a round fired by a Chicago Police officer but did not suffer life threatening injuries, authorities said.
Man Fatally Shot By Police On South SidePolice shot and killed a man on the South Side early Saturday when he allegedly tried to run over an officer with his car.