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.
Oak Forest Police Officer Among 3 Arrested In California StabbingAn Oak Forest police officer was among three people arrested in connection to a stabbing outside a California gym on Sunday.
Police Officer Injured, Two Residents Rescued In South Side Fire
Police Officer Injured Breaking Up Fight In ElginAbout 7:50 a.m., officers responding to the 1500 block of Larkin Avenue attempted to separate several individuals who were fighting, according to a statement from the Elgin Police Department. During the incident, an officer was injured and was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Evanston Police Officer Caught Sleeping In Squad CarCommunity activist Carolyn Murray said a concerned citizen took pictures of the officer sleeping in the driver’s seat of a police car, while parked outside the movie theater in downtown Evanston late Saturday night.
Oak Brook Police Officer Hurt In Crash On Way To EmergencyThe Oak Brook officer was southbound on Meyers Road in a squad car on the way to a medical emergency with lights and sirens activated about 7:15 p.m., according to Oak Brook police. A car heading east on 31st Street entered the intersection at Meyers and struck the squad car on the passenger side.
Police Officer Helps Keep Chicago Public Transportation System SafeThe U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects the employment job outlook to grow by 5 percent from 2012 to 2022. Job interest will continue to grow, but jobs may be competitive depending upon the location.
Park Ridge Officer On Desk Duty After Inconsistencies Reported In Serious CrashA Park Ridge officer has been placed on desk duty after inconsistencies were found in his report regarding a two-vehicle crash that left four people injured Wednesday.