Misconduct Probe Examines Whether Cops Pressured Motorist To Cough Up A GunIt may have been a manipulation of the Chicago Police Department's efforts to get illegal firearms off the street. CBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot reports.
2 Investigators: Man Claims Cops Used Racial Slurs In Two Run-Ins With HimGeorge Taylor previously told CBS 2 he was the victim of misconduct – an incident caught on dash-cam video. Now, there’s been another alleged run-in with officers – and another video. CBS 2's Dave Savini investigates.
Lawyers Reveal Both Sides In Hastert Plea NegotiationsProsecutors and defense attorneys for former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert have told a federal judge they're talking about a possible plea deal in the Republican's hush-money case.
Police Officer Who Reported Alleged Misconduct Claims Boss RetaliatedA Chicago police officer is suing the city, claiming he blew the whistle on his boss, leading to retaliation.
Fired Rutherford Employees Seek Back Pay, Threaten LawsuitThree ex-state employees who claim former Treasurer Dan Rutherford fired them 10 months ago in retaliation for providing damaging evidence in a sexual harassment investigation are threatening legal action unless the state gives them back pay and scrubs personnel records of the misconduct charges used to show them the door.
Fired Police Officer Reinstated By Chicago Police BoardA fired Chicago cop caught up in a plan to plant drugs and a gun in a suburban woman’s car got his job back after the city’s police board this month took a second look at the case.
Police Union Seeks To Delay Release Of Officer Misconduct ListsThe Fraternal Order of Police, which filed the injunction Monday in Cook County Circuit Court, claims there is reason to believe the lists are inaccurate and could “unfairly and vexatiously harm” the officers named in them.
Lawsuit Accuses CTA Of Filming Employees Changing ClothesFive CTA current and former employees have sued the agency, claiming it placed hidden cameras in an area used as a changing room at a station on the Green Line, and recorded them undressing last year.
Former Transit Board Member Accused Of MisconductThe state’s top ethics watchdog accused former RTA member and South Side minister Tyrone Crider of misconduct for steering a investments to a South Side bank to which he owed money
Rutherford's Office Won't Release Independent Report On Misconduct AllegationsDan Rutherford spokeswoman Judy Pardonnet said Thursday that the information now will only be released through the courts.
Jordan Elementary Teacher: Scandal Was 'Swept Under The Carpet'CBS 2's Brad Edwards interviews a teacher about allegations of misconduct against two co-workers.
Amid Misconduct Probe, 2 NIU Administrators Leave With Big SeverancesQuestions are being raised about what's going on at Northern Illinois University - with one investigation in progress, and now the departure of two accused administrators who are getting tens of thousands of dollars in severance.