Chicago Police Add Over 1,000 Extra Officers To Memorial Day Weekend PatrolsAs the Memorial Day weekend gets underway, expect to see more Chicago police on the streets and along the city’s lakefront.
200 Cook County Jail Officers Call In Sick On Mother’s DayAbout 32 percent of the officers assigned to work from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. did not go to work, according to the Cook County Sheriff’s office.
Unusual Amount Of Cook County Jail Staff Call Off, May Be For Cubs GameAn unusually large amount of guards and officers at the Cook County Jail have called in sick on Saturday, leading some to believe the Chicago Cubs mania has something to do with it.
Emanuel's Budget Would Move 319 Officers From Desks To NeighborhoodsThe plan comes as Chicago is experiencing a surge in gun-related killings.
Shots Fired At Officers In AndersonvilleA shoplifting in Chicago’s Andersonville neighborhood ended Saturday night with gunshots fired at two police officers, who were not hit.
NYPD Killings Generate Concern Among Chicago-Area Law EnforcementThe 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.
Drunken Woman Enters Wrong Home, Bites Cop Who Tries To Remove HerOn 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.
2 In Custody After Officer Nearly Run Over On South SideTwo 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.
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.
Attorney Demands Names Of Cops Who Shot, Killed Autistic TeenAn 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.
McCarthy Proud Of Officers' Work At Occupy Chicago ProtestsPolice Supt. Garry McCarthy says he is proud of the way his officers have handled the Occupy Chicago protests still underway in the city.
Officers Investigated After Alleged Beating Of Liquor Store ManagerSeveral Chicago Police officers are under investigation, after two men say they were brutally beaten inside a Southwest Side liquor store.