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Surveillance camera footage shows an off-duty Chicago police officer shooting Marlon Horton on Sept. 7, 2013, outside a CHA building. (Credit: YouTube)

Attorney Seeks Federal Probe Of Fatal Police Shooting Last Year

Attorneys for an unarmed man who was shot and killed last year by an off-duty Chicago police officer have asked the U.S. Justice Department to investigate the shooting.

09/03/2014

Chicago Police Officer Tito Rodriguez (Photo supplied to CBS)

Off-Duty Chicago Police Officer Killed In Motorcycle Crash On Dan Ryan

A mistake turned fatal Sunday afternoon on the Dan Ryan Expressway, when a driver cut off an off-duty police officer who was riding a motorcycle.

07/21/2014

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Woman Sues City After Chicago Police Officer Shoots, Kills Puppy

A woman is suing the city of Chicago and several police officers nearly a year after her 5-year-old daughter watched an off-duty officer shoot and kill their pit bull puppy near their home in the Norwood Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side.

05/19/2014

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Woman Charged With Punching Off-Duty Cop Outside Chuck E Cheese

Police were called at about 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 15, to help an Oak Lawn officer who was working security at the family restaurant, located at 4031 W. 95th St.

03/27/2014

An off-duty Chicago police officer was killed early Friday after a police chase that started in Calumet Park, police said. (Credit: NVP News video.)

Off-Duty Officer Killed When Van Fleeing Police Hits His Car

An off-duty police officer was killed early Friday, when a speeding van that had been fleeing suburban police slammed into his car on the South Side.

03/14/2014

Rene Bustamante (left) and Daniel Delgado (right) are both charged with aggravated assault. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Two Held On $750K Bond After Altercation Leads To Police-Involved Shooting

After an off-duty police officer escorted Rene Bustamante and Daniel Delgado out of a restaurant for causing a disturbance, they allegedly waited for him outside, one armed with a knife, the other with a gun.

02/25/2014

An off-duty Cook County Sheriff's officer (right) shot and killed one of the three men who tried to rob him at a Citgo gas station on Monday night. (Credit: Surveillance Video)

Teen Arrested, Charged With Murder In Robbery Of Off-Duty Cop

A 17-year-old has been charged as an adult with murder, in connection with the robbery of an off-duty Cook County Sheriff’s sergeant Monday night that left another suspect dead.

02/13/2014

An off-duty Cook County Sheriff's officer (right) shot and killed one of the three men who tried to rob him at a Citgo gas station on Monday night. (Credit: Surveillance Video)

Mother Of Armed Robber Doesn’t Blame Officer For Shooting Her Son

Sixteen-year-old Deonta Dwight Mackey died after he held the off-duty Cook County Sheriff’s sergeant at gunpoint. CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot spoke exclusively with his mother in this Original Report.

02/12/2014

An off-duty Cook County Sheriff's officer (right) shot and killed one of the three men who tried to rob him at a Citgo gas station on Monday night. (Credit: Surveillance Video)

Off-Duty Sheriff’s Officer Kills Armed Robber

Shortly before 10 p.m., the off-duty sergeant was pumping gas at a Citgo near 103rd and Cottage Grove, when three men approached, and one of them pointed a gun at the officer.

02/11/2014

A 58-year-old man was shot by police and critically injured about 10:35 a.m. Monday in the 5200 block of North Milwaukee Avenue in the Jefferson Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side. (Credit: NVP News video)

Off-Duty Officer Shoots Would-Be Robber At Walgreens

About 10:30 a.m., the man entered the Walgreens in the 5200 block of North Milwaukee Avenue and announced a robbery.

02/03/2014

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Man Arrested After Trying To Rob Off-Duty Cop

The officer, 25, was walking in the 1700 block of West Diversey Parkway about 12:30 a.m. when a man rode up on a bicycle, displayed a knife and announced a robbery.

12/20/2013

Michael Jackson, Marcus Johnson, Deonta Brown, and Rashee Herron (clockwise from top left) have been charged with trying to carjack an off-duty police officer. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Four Charged With Trying To Carjack Off-Duty Police Officer

Police said about 11:45 p.m. Sunday, the four men tried to take a vehicle by force from a man in the 7400 block of South Yates Avenue.

10/29/2013

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Police Still Searching For Suspect Who Carjacked Off-Duty Cop

It’s been almost a week, but Chicago Police still don’t know who beat an off-duty police sergeant, and carjacked the officer’s sport-utility vehicle — escaping with his gun, star, and bulletproof vest.

09/13/2013

A Chicago police officer shot a home intruder. (CBS)

Off-Duty Cop Shoots Intruder In Her Home

The officer brought her pistol downstairs to investigate a commotion on the first floor and was confronted by a man who “lunged” at her.

09/06/2013

About 100 women from the Sauganash neighborhood walked along the Sauganash Trail on Sept. 5, 2013, in a show of solidarity after an attack on the trail a week before, and a second attack a few miles away on another walking trail. (Credit: CBS)

Women Stage Solidarity Walk After Attacks On Northwest Side

About 100 women walked on a trail in the Sauganash neighborhood Thursday morning, as a show of strength and unity, after an off-duty police officer who lives nearby fought off a would-be rapist last week.

09/05/2013

Chicago Police Sgt. Jean Borja (photo provided)

Off-Duty Chicago Officer Dies In Motorcycle Accident

Jean Borja, 44, was merging onto northbound La Grange Road from Archer Avenue near Willow Springs about 6:50 p.m. Sunday.

08/19/2013

Chicago Police officer Sean Patrick Dailey charged with disorderly conduct for making a false police report to avoid a DUI in Niles.  (Photo Courtesy Chicago Sun-Times)

Off-Duty Cop On Trial For Fake 911 Call After Being Pulled Over In Niles

“Do you know who I am?” Cook County prosecutors said the tipsy off-duty tactical Chicago Police officer boasted, slurring his words in the early morning hours of Nov. 5, 2010.

06/06/2013

Evanston Police Officer Sean O'Brien was running errands Tuesday when he spotted a small boy running around in the street in Des Plaines. When the boy jumped in the river, O'Brien jumped in after him and saved his life. (Credit: Sun-Times Media)

Off-Duty Evanston Cop Rescues Boy From Des Plaines River

Next to a sinking orange Bears hat, a tiny hand popped through the icy waters of the Des Plaines river Tuesday afternoon. Off-duty Evanston Police Officer Sean O’Brien didn’t hesitate. He grabbed the hand and plucked a 7-year-old boy from the water, saving his life.

03/06/2013

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Off-Duty Cop’s Gun Taken During Armed Robbery

The robbery happened about 7:30 p.m., as the off-duty officer sat in his own car near 91st and King Drive, police said.

02/13/2013

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Off-Duty Chicago Cop Found Dead In Apartment Building Lobby

A Chicago policeman who’d been with the department for 30 years was found dead in the lobby of his South Loop apartment building Sunday night.

12/24/2012

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