Lamar Cooper

Lamar Cooper is charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of Chicago Police Officer Nathaniel Taylor in September 2008. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff's Office)

Drug Dealer Gets Life In Prison For Killing Chicago Cop

An admitted drug dealer has been sentenced to life in prison for killing a plainclothes Chicago police officer who was attempting to execute a search warrant at the defendant’s home four years ago.

CBS Chicago–03/27/2012

Lamar Cooper is charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of Chicago Police Officer Nathaniel Taylor in September 2008. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff's Office)

Admitted Drug Dealer Convicted Of Killing Cop In 2008

A Cook County courtroom packed with Chicago police officers erupted in cheers Thursday afternoon when a jury returned a guilty verdict against a 40-year-old man charged with killing Officer Nathaniel Taylor in 2008.

CBS Chicago–01/26/2012

Chicago Police Officer Nathaniel Taylor (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Trial Underway For Man Charged With Killing Cop In 2008

The trial of an accused cop killer got underway Monday with emotional and graphic testimony.

CBS Chicago–01/23/2012