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Timothy Jones. (Credit: CBS)

Timothy Jones Convicted Of Murder In Deadly Police Chase

A jury found Timothy Jones guilty of murder in the death of a woman killed after she was hit by a Chicago Police squad car in pursuit of Jones.

02/21/2015

Four CPD officers were hospitalized after their squad cars crashed while pursuing suspects. (Credit: CBS)

Boy, 16, Arrested After Police Chase Identified As Shooter In December Attack

The 16-year-old was charged with one felony count of aggravated battery with discharge of a firearm and one misdemeanor count of criminal trespass to a vehicle, police said.

01/26/2015

A vehicle appeared heavily damaged after a fatal crash during a police chase Sunday night on the South Side. (Photo from Network Video Productions)

Man Dies In Gresham Crash After Fleeing Police

Police officers saw an SUV speeding and pulled it over in the 6700 block of South Ashland Avenue. During the stop, the man got back in the vehicle and drove off, and officers gave chase. The vehicle blew a stop light in the 7600 block of South Ashland Avenue and hit a car, and then a fire hydrant and a light pole.

01/26/2015

Four CPD officers were hospitalized after their squad cars crashed while pursuing suspects. (Credit: CBS)

Four CPD Officers Injured After Squad Car Collisions

Four Chicago police officers were sent to the hospital after their squad cars collided while pursing suspects in the Little Village neighborhood early Sunday morning.

01/25/2015

A suspect driving a stolen SUV crashed into a utility pole after a high-speed chase, and managed to elude police after the wreck. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Chase Ends In Crash In Oak Forest

It started around 3 a.m. in nearby Markham, when police tried to pull over a GMC Envoy believed to have been stolen. The driver sped off, with the SUV’s headlights turned off, and police gave chase.

01/22/2015

Claude Thompson (Credit: Elgin Police)

Man Leads Elgin Police On High-Speed Chase

At 10:46 a.m., police responded to a call of a person waving a gun from a vehicle near the intersection of South and Lillian streets, according to a statement from the Elgin police department. Officers soon located the vehicle and initiated a traffic stop, but the vehicle sped away from the scene and blew multiple traffic lights.

01/19/2015

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Man Arrested After Ramming Stolen Van Into Police Car

Police are questioning one person and seeking the second following a brief chase on the South Side in which an officer was injured.

01/02/2015

A van crashed into five parked vehicles and a CTA bus Wednesday night on the Southwest Side. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Man In Custody After Police Chase, Crash On Southwest Side

A man was taken into custody Tuesday night after he led police on a chase and crashed into five parked vehicles and a CTA bus in the Brighton Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

12/10/2014

Deonte Smith (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Man Charged With Shooting Two In Riverdale, Leading Cops On Chase

Deonte Smith, 25, was charged with first-degree murder, aggravated battery with a firearm and aggravated fleeing and eluding, according to a statement from Riverdale police.

12/04/2014

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Person In Custody After Shooting, Kidnapping In Riverdale

A domestic incident Tuesday evening in south suburban Riverdale led to the shooting death of one man, the kidnapping of two children, and a high-speed chase that ended in the West Pullman neighborhood of Chicago.

12/03/2014

A police chase started in Riverdale and ended on the Far South Side of Chicago. (Credit: CBS)

Police Chase Follows Riverdale Shooting, Kidnapping

Police in south suburban Riverdale engaged in a high-speed police chase following a shooting and kidnapping Tuesday afternoon.

12/02/2014

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Two In Custody After Police Chase, Crash In West Lawn

Two suspects were taken into custody Thursday afternoon after they sped away from Chicago Police officers attempting to question them in the West Lawn neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

11/21/2014

Ronald Maas (Credit: Lake County Sheriff)

Teen Wanted For Burglary Arrested After Police Chase, Shooting, Crash

A police chase in the far northern suburbs involved two separate crashes overnight, and at some point during the pursuit, police shot the suspect.

11/14/2014

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Man Shot, Seriously Wounded In South Chicago

Three men were taken into custody in connection with a shooting Tuesday morning after a chase that stretched from the South Chicago neighborhood into northwest Indiana.

11/12/2014

One teen was killed and another was injured in a crash early Wednesday in the South Lawndale neighborhood.  (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Police: 1 Dead, 1 Hurt When Stolen Car Crashes In South Lawndale

Two 17-year-old boys crashed the stolen car into a concrete wall about 1:45 a.m. in the 3200 block of West 32nd Street, after a police chase in South Lawndale, said police News Affairs Officer Ron Gaines.

10/08/2014

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Two Hurt In Crash After Police Shooting, Chase On South Side

Two people were injured Wednesday morning, when their car crashed and flipped over as they were fleeing police officers who fired shots when the suspects allegedly tried to run them over.

09/03/2014

Two suspects believed to have been stealing catalytic converters from cars in Chatham led police on a chase, before crashing near 79th and Vernon. One of the suspects fled on foot onto the Dan Ryan Expressway before he was arrested. (Credit: CBS)

Catalytic Converter Thieves Lead Police On Chase On South Side

At least two people were in custody Friday morning, after leading police on a chase when officers responded to reports of someone stealing the catalytic converter from a car in the Chatham neighborhood.

08/01/2014

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Settlement Expected For Family Of High Schooler Shot By Police

Chicago taxpayers will spend $1.2 million to compensate the family of a high school sports star with good grades who was shot in the back by an off-duty police officer.

07/29/2014

Daniel Gluckman (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged In Logan Square Hit-And-Run

Daniel Gluckman, 34, is charged with one felony count each of aggravated battery causing great bodily harm, aggravated fleeing and leaving the scene of an accident that caused injury, police said. He is also facing two felony counts of possession of a controlled substance.

07/17/2014

Jorge Chavez and Jamie Thurnau (Credit: Elgin Police)

Pair Faces Multiple Charges After Elgin Police Chase

Jorge Chavez, 18, had a warrant out for his arrest and was seen in the parking lot of a Walmart at 1100 S. Randall Road in Elgin about 9 p.m., police said in a statement. Chavez and the 19-year-old woman with him drove off in a vehicle reported stolen from Chicago.

07/15/2014

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