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911 Tapes Show Confusion After Cop Pulls Gun In Wal-Mart

The 911 tapes have been released from an incident at a Wal-Mart store in Oswego on Super Bowl Sunday, in which an off-duty Kendall County Sheriff’s deputy pulled a gun on a customer at one of the registers.

CBS Chicago–02/15/2012

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Cops Charged With Stealing What They Thought Was Drug Money

Federal authorities have arrested a Chicago Police sergeant and patrol officer and charged them with stealing $5,200 in what they thought was illicit drug money.

CBS Chicago–02/13/2012

Chicago Police Officer Richard Bolling is charged with reckless homicide and aggravated DUI in a crash that killed a 13-year-old bicyclist in 2009. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Jury Deliberates On Cop Charged With Killing Boy In DUI Crash

Jury deliberations continue later Wednesday morning in the trial of a Chicago police charged in connection with a deadly hit-and-run accident.

CBS Chicago–01/18/2012

O'Hare International Airport

Police Officer’s Gun Stolen From Baggage

A baggage handler at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport is accused of stealing a gun from a police officer’s checked baggage.

01/06/2012

Officer Clifton Lewis

Community Pays Last Respects To Fallen Officer

Police say they have new leads Thursday morning in the murder of Officer Clifton Lewis, as the community pays its last respects.

CBS Chicago–01/05/2012

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Lawsuit: Suburban Cop Issues Ticket, Asks For Date

A suburban Chicago police officer used a $132 speeding ticket he issued to track down a woman and ask her for a date, saying the least he could do for costing her so much money was to buy her dinner, a lawsuit filed by the woman alleges.

01/03/2012

An off-duty Chicago police officer was fatally shot Thursday evening at  an Austin food mart. (CBS)

Off-Duty Police Officer Shot, Killed

An off-duty police officer was fatally shot Thursday evening while he worked security at a West Side grocery store, Chicago police said.

12/29/2011

Jail/Prison

Man Refuses To Leave Edgewater Restaurant, Punches Cop

A man who walked into an Edgewater neighborhood Italian restaurant, took off his shoes and refused to leave was arrested about dinnertime Christmas Eve after he allegedly punched a responding police officer.

12/26/2011

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Sauk Village Cop Alleges Harassment By Trustee

Months after settling a racial discrimination lawsuit against south suburban Sauk Village, police Sgt. Tim Holevis has filed a new complaint alleging further harassment.

12/11/2011

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Tinley Park Cop Wants Better Compensation For Handling Dog

A Tinley Park police officer is suing the village for all the overtime he says he spends with his canine partner – while off-duty.

CBS Chicago–12/01/2011

Deer Path Middle School principal John Steinert pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor harassment charge in 2009. (Credit: Gurnee Police)

Police Officer Now Implicated In Sexting Principal Scandal

Alleged inappropriate sexual comments from a Lake Forest police officer have resulted in him being reassigned while an investigation is conducted.

CBS Chicago–11/22/2011

Officer Dead

Burglary Reported At Home Of Slain Police Officer

Police are investigating a burglary at the home where a Chicago Police officer was allegedly stabbed to death by her grandson last week.

CBS Chicago–11/11/2011

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Teen Quickly Apprehended In Sexual Assault Of Woman, 68, In Joliet

A veteran Joliet police officer went into a library Wednesday and quickly found a suspect in the sexual assault of a 68-year-old woman.

CBS Chicago–11/10/2011

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$750K Bond For Ex-Woodridge Cop Charged With Looting Charity

A former Woodridge police officer has been caught, after being charged with pocketing $30,000 intended for the families of officers killed in the line of duty and going on the run for several months.

CBS Chicago–11/04/2011

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Dolton Cop Charged With Civil Rights Violations

A Dolton police officer has been charged with beating two people with his police baton and then threatening the police chief during the investigation.

11/01/2011

An off-duty police officer was robbed in the Roseland neighborhood. (CBS)

Off-Duty Police Officer Robbed Of Star, Wallet

Chicago police are searching for a robber who targeted one of their own.

10/19/2011

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Elk Grove Cop Hurt In Crash Trying To Pull Over 2 Bikers

An Elk Grove Village police officer was seriously hurt in an accident Monday night and now police are asking for help in locating the two motorcyclists he was attempting to stop when the accident happened.

WBBM Newsradio–10/11/2011

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Joliet Officer Busts Couple Who Stole His Wallet, Identity

Two people are in police custody this morning, and a third is facing charges, after being pulled over by a police officer whose identity they allegedly had stolen just two days earlier.

CBS Chicago–10/06/2011

Willowbrook Police Dog "Icha" (Credit: Willowbrook Police)

Willowbrook Police Officer Bitten By Police Dog

A Willowbrook police sergeant was out of surgery Wednesday afternoon, after being bitten by a police dog during a robbery pursuit.

CBS Chicago–10/05/2011

Lisa Carter, an Aurora police officer, gave birth to twins on Sept. 11, 2001, as the World Trade Center towers were coming down. (Credit: Steve Miller, WBBM)

9/11 A ‘Bittersweet’ Date On Calendar For Aurora Mom

Ten years ago on 9-11, while the world watched in horror as so many lives ended, an Aurora couple was bringing two lives into the world.

WBBM Newsradio–09/06/2011

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