One Year Later, Wounded Park Forest Cop "Improving Every Day"Sunday marks the one-year anniversary since a south suburban police officer was shot and critically wounded, and Officer Tim Jones is still very much on the minds of the community.
Bloomingdale Police Officer Dies In CrashPolice said the officer lost control of his squad car and slammed into a light pole and light box at Army Trail Road and Cardinal Avenue around 9:30 p.m.
Police Dog And Handler Get Recognition For Tracking Down FelonA Lake County deputy and his canine partner received recognition earlier this month for finding a felon who had attacked a police officer and run away in northwest suburban Fox River Grove in May.
Aurora Man Charged With Impersonating Police OfficerAn Aurora man has been charged with impersonating a police officer to steal gas earlier this month in the west suburb.
Indianapolis Police Officer Mistakenly Shoots Armed HomeownerAn Indianapolis police officer mistakenly shot an armed homeowner, while responding to a robbery call early Tuesday morning.
Carbondale Police Officer Shot, Wounded During ChaseThe Carbondale Police Department says in a news release that the shooting occurred late Sunday after officers on patrol heard shots fired and drove toward the gunfire.
Officer Says Prosecutors Silenced Him In Sandra Bland CaseA police officer in the small Texas town where Sandra Bland was pulled over and jailed says the county's top prosecutors threatened to end his career if he came forward with what he says is evidence of wrongdoing, an accusation the prosecutors deny.
Suspect Wounds Milwaukee Officer Then Kills Himself, Police SayThe shooting, coming the same day that three police officers were killed in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, prompted the Milwaukee Police Department to send all officers out in two-person squad teams, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported.
Cicero Police Officer Hurt When Car Speeds Away From Traffic StopA Cicero police officer was slightly injured Thursday morning when a luxury car that had been pulled over for a traffic stop ran over the tip of one of his feet while fleeing.
Man With Chicago Ties Charged With Killing Memphis CopA man with ties to the Chicago area has been charged with killing a police officer with a car in Memphis, and shooting three other men.
Wounded Park Forest Police Officer Moving To Rehab FacilityOfficer Timothy Jones has made good progress since he suffered a traumatic brain injury when he was shot in the head on March 19, while investigating a break-in at a vacant home, according to Park Forest Deputy Police Chief Christopher Mannino.
Off-Duty Police Officer Stabbed At Far South Side Auto YardThe 22-year-old officer was working security at a city-owned auto pound in the 10300 block of South Doty Avenue, when he got into an altercation with someone who cut and stabbed him multiple times in the face.