Police Lights Police Car

Shots Fired At Officers In Andersonville

A shoplifting in Chicago’s Andersonville neighborhood ended Saturday night with gunshots fired at two police officers, who were not hit.


Dean Angelo, president of Chicago's Fraternal Order of Police. (CBS)

NYPD Killings Generate Concern Among Chicago-Area Law Enforcement

The head of Chicago’s police union has warned members about copycat attacks on officers in the wake of an ambush on two New York cops. CBS 2’s Marissa Bailey reports.


Jenelle Barton (Cook County Sheriff's Dept.)

Drunken Woman Enters Wrong Home, Bites Cop Who Tries To Remove Her

On the way to a squad car, Jenelle Barton kicked a police sergeant in the chest and bit another on the right hand. The bitten officer was taken to a hospital for treatment.


(CBS File Photo)

2 In Custody After Officer Nearly Run Over On South Side

Two people are in police custody Thursday after a driver tried to run over a police officer on the South Side and shots were fired at the vehicle by officers, police said.


Mayor Rahm Emanuel talks about teacher contract negotiations in a one-on-one interview with CBS 2's Dana Kozlov at his 5th floor office at City Hall. (Credit: CBS)

Emanuel Blasts NRA School Safety Plan As ‘Outrageous And Unsettling’

Mayor Rahm Emanuel blasted the NRA’s suggestion that school shootings can be prevented by placing an armed security officer at every school building across the United States.


Stephon Watts, 15, was shot and killed by Calumet City police officers on Feb. 1, 2012. Police said he had cut an officer with a kitchen knife, but his family said it was only a butter knife. (Watts Family Photo)

Attorney Demands Names Of Cops Who Shot, Killed Autistic Teen

An attorney is demanding the names of two Calumet City police officers involved in the shooting death of a 15-year-old autistic boy last month.

CBS Chicago–03/20/2012

Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy testifies before the Chicago City Council at a city budget hearing on Oct. 27, 2011. (Credit: CBS)

McCarthy Proud Of Officers’ Work At Occupy Chicago Protests

Police Supt. Garry McCarthy says he is proud of the way his officers have handled the Occupy Chicago protests still underway in the city.

CBS Chicago–10/28/2011

Police Brutality Allegations

Officers Investigated After Alleged Beating Of Liquor Store Manager

Several Chicago Police officers are under investigation, after two men say they were brutally beaten inside a Southwest Side liquor store.

CBS Chicago–08/19/2011

Police Assault

1,000+ Officers May Be Disciplined For Peeping At Report

The Chicago Police Department is planning to investigate more than 1,000 of its own officers for looking up the police report of a woman allegedly sexually assaulted by two on-duty officers.

CBS Chicago–04/22/2011

Police Supt. Jody Weis

Police Misconduct Complaints Down Under Weis

The number of misconduct complaints filed against Chicago Police officers is down since police Supt. Jody Weis took over.

CBS Chicago–02/09/2011

File Photo Of Chicago Police Car (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

4 Chicago Police Officers Under Internal Investigation

Four Chicago police officers have been stripped of their powers pending an investigation by the Police Internal Affairs Division.

CBS 2–10/28/2010

Chicago Police Supt. Jody Weis

Six More Chicago Cops Face Brutality Charges

Seven Chicago police officers have been taken off the street because of accusations of brutality involving a crime suspect in police custody.

WBBM Newsradio–10/18/2010