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Family Of Man Fatally Shot By Police Files Lawsuit

The family of a man shot to death Memorial Day weekend by Chicago Police has filed a suit alleging wrongful death and the use of excessive force, reports WBBM’s Bob Roberts.


An investigator takes photographs after someone shot through the back window of a Chicago Police sergeant's unmarked car. / photo from Network Video Productions

Police Sergeant Shot At In Little Village

Someone shot at a Chicago Police sergeant early Saturday in the Little Village neighborhood on the West Side.


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Police Fatally Shoot Suspect In Hammond

Police in northwestern Indiana say a man has died after being wounded in an officer-related shooting.


An off-duty Chicago Police officer fatally shot a male early Saturday on the Near West Side. / Photo from Sam Charles

Off-Duty Police Officer Fatally Shoots Male On Near West Side

An off-duty Chicago Police officer fatally shot a male early Saturday on the Near West Side.


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Police Shoot Knife-Wielding Man In Downtown Skokie

A Skokie police officer shot a man in the leg Saturday morning after a confrontation between the man and a business owner, and then later with police in downtown Skokie, Pioneer Press is reporting.


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Woman Disputes Story Of Chicago Cop Who Shot Her Dog

Tensions are boiling over in the Norwood Park neighborhood on Chicago’s Northwest Side where an off-duty Chicago police officer shot and killed a dog, reports WBBM’s Nancy Harty.


An off-duty officer shot a suspect on the West Side on Sunday night. (CBS)

Suspect Injured In Police-Involved Shooting

One suspect is in the hospital and three more are on the run after two shootouts and a police chase involving an off-duty officer on the West Side.


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Police: Man With Sawed-Off Shotgun Wounded By Cops

Chicago Police have shot and wounded a man near Humboldt Park.


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Man Wounded In Chatham Police-Involved Shooting

Chicago Police say an officer shot a man on the south side last night after he raised a gun at the officer and his partner, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.


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Family Of Man Shot And Killed By Chicago Cops Files Lawsuit

The family of a suburban man shot in the back and killed by Chicago Police officers has filed a lawsuit against the police and is looking for answers.


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Robbery Victim Shot By Cops Wants Them To Pay

A robbery victim spots police and thinks help is on the way. But that relief turned to terror, when police started shooting at him.


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Cops Shoot, Kill Man In Albany Park Neighborhood

A man was shot and killed by police in the Northwest Side Albany Park neighborhood early Saturday.


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Police Shoot Man Who Tried To Run Over Officer

Chicago Police on the West Side Saturday shot a man whom they allege tried to run down an officer trying to make a drug bust.


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Person Fatally Shot By Homewood Police

Police responding to a call of a disturbance at an apartment building in south suburban Homewood Sunday morning fatally shot someone who confronted them.


Off Duty Cop Shoots Driver Of Stolen Vehicle

An off-duty Chicago police officer shot and wounded a man who was allegedly fleeing from police in a stolen vehicle on the South Side last night.


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Officer Wounded, Man Killed In Police-Involved Shooting

A female Chicago police officer suffered a graze wound to the leg and a man was killed in a police-involved shooting late Wednesday in the South Shore neighborhood.


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Teenager Dies After Being Shot By Police In Chatham

A 16-year-old boy died Monday after allegedly pointing a gun and firing at police officers, one of whom shot him Sunday night in the South Side Chatham neighborhood.


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Rogers Park Teen Charged With Attempted Murder

A 17-year-old Rogers Park boy was charged as an adult with attempted murder for allegedly shooting at police officers early Saturday in the North Side Uptown neighborhood.


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Addison Man Shot By Police Investigating Hit-Run Accident

Police fatally shot a man following a barricade situation Monday night in a west suburban home where he fired shots at officers investigating a hit-and-run crash.


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3 Killed, 8 Wounded In Weekend Violence; Man Also Shot Dead By Police

Three men have been killed, and at least eight more have been wounded, by gunfire in Chicago since Friday night.

CBS Chicago–09/15/2012