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Police in riot gear respond to demonstrators blocking traffic during a protest outside the Ferguson Police Department on March11, 2015 in Ferguson, MO. Protests erupted after the announcement of  the resignation of Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson earlier in the day. (Photo by Michael B. Thomas/Getty Images)

2 Officers Shot At Protest Outside Ferguson Police Station

Two officers were shot in front of the Ferguson Police Department early Thursday, authorities said, as demonstrators gathered after the resignation of the city’s police chief in the wake of a scathing Justice Department report alleging bias in the police department and court.

03/12/2015

Police investigate after an off-duty police officer and her daughter were shot Tuesday night in the 2200 block of East 68th Street. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Off-Duty Officer And Daughter Shot; Grandchild Safe After Abduction

Around 10 p.m., the officer’s 21-year-old daughter and her daughter’s boyfriend were involved in a domestic dispute in the 2200 block of East 68th Street. The boyfriend then shot the 49-year-old officer and her daughter, and fled with his girlfriend’s 2-year-old daughter

11/12/2014

Jordan Bailey, Abdourahmane Soumare (Chicago Police)

Two Men Charged In Attempted Robbery, Shooting Of Off-Duty Police Officer

wo men are facing charges after police say they tried to rob and kill an off-duty cop, reports CBS 2’s Jeremy Ross.

10/25/2014

An off-duty police officer was in serious condition after he was shot early Friday in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood.. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Off-Duty Officer Shot In Greater Grand Crossing; 3 Suspects At Large

A manhunt was underway early Friday, after an off-duty Chicago police officer was shot during a robbery attempt in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood.

10/24/2014

Chicago Police Capt. Edward Kulbida (Credit: CBS)

One Suspect In Custody, One Dead After Chicago Police Captain Shot

A Chicago police captain was shot in Englewood attempting to apprehend a suspect in multiple shootings in Indiana, according to Chicago Police. One suspect was taken into custody and another is dead following a standoff of over five hours.

10/07/2014

Police on the scene of a hostage stand-off in Harvey.

Four Out Of Eight Hostages In Harvey Released; Two Cops Wounded

Two Harvey police officers were shot Tuesday afternoon, and two suspects took five children and one adult hostage inside a home, authorities said. Two of the kids have since been rescued.

08/19/2014

A SWAT team officer stands outside an Arlington Heights home, where a hostage situation had ensued after a gunman shot a police officer. The SWAT team later shot the suspect, and the hostage was unharmed. (Credit: CBS)

Arlington Heights Officer Shot Last Month Expected To Fully Recover

Arlington Heights police Officer Michael McEvoy, a 20-year veteran of the department, was shot in the “facial” area while responding to a domestic incident in the 1900 block of Windham Court on Dec. 12.

01/08/2014

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Cop Shot By Officer Aiming At ‘Vicious Dog’ That Charged At Police

A Chicago Police officer is in good condition after he was inadvertently shot by another officer who was shooting at a “vicious dog” who charged at them in a South Side building Monday night.

05/06/2013

Chicago police investigate after an officer was shot near 112th and Loomis Streets in the Morgan Park neighborhood. (Credit: CBS)

Chicago Police Officer Shot In Morgan Park

A Chicago Police officer was shot and wounded Wednesday night in the Morgan Park neighborhood.

08/29/2012

Chicago Police Officer Del Pearson was critically injured when he was shot in the chest while chasing a suspect in the South Chicago neighborhood on March 19, 2012. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Police: Good Prognosis For Officer Shot In Chest

A Chicago Police officer remained hospitalized Tuesday afternoon, after being shot and critically wounded while chasing a suspect, but police said his prognosis was good and he was interacting with family at the hospital.

CBS Chicago–03/19/2012

Andre Miles, 35, is charged in the attempted murder of a Chicago police officer. (Chicago Police Dept.)

No Bond For Man Charged In Shooting Of Chicago Cop

A man charged in connection with a shooting that left a police officer wounded was denied bond Sunday.

03/04/2012

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No Bond For Man Charged With Shooting Cop During Chase

A 21-year-old man has been ordered held without bond for allegedly shooting at a Chicago police officer while fleeing police over the weekend.

02/22/2012

Police investigate after a Chicago police officer was shot in the South Shore neighborhood on Feb. 19, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Police Officer Shot On South Side

A Chicago police officer was shot Sunday afternoon in the South Shore neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–02/19/2012