Ogden District

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Police: Children Stop Home Invasion, Sex Assault

A man who broke into a home and tried to sexually assault a woman fled after children interrupted the attack, police said.


A tow truck in action. (CBS)

Police Warn Of Crooks Using Tow Trucks To Steal Cars

Police have issued an alert to Near West Side residents, warning that thieves using tow trucks have been taking older cars off the streets at night.


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Police Officer Arrested For Allegedly Taking Bribe In Criminal Case

A Chicago Police officer has been arrested for allegedly accepting a bribe in connection with a criminal case.

CBS Chicago–09/18/2012

Squad Car Damage

Hail Damages Scores Of Chicago Police Squad Cars

Scores of police squad cars were among the many vehicles damaged Thursday night due to the hailstorm that swept through.

CBS Chicago–07/01/2011

Ogden District Police Station

Man Shot Dead In South Shore; Shots Fired Near West Side Police Station

A shooting overnight in the South Shore neighborhood left a man dead, and shots were also heard down the street from a police station on the city’s West Side.

CBS Chicago–06/03/2011

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

180 Arrested In Weekend Crackdown On Crime

Police joined state and federal agents in a major crackdown on crime this past weekend, which resulted in 180 arrests, as an effort to ensure a safe spring break.

CBS Chicago–04/19/2011