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Man Charged With Shooting At Officers In Andersonville

A shoplifting suspect was charged with attempted murder after he allegedly shot at two officers who were trying to arrest him in the North Side Andersonville neighborhood on Saturday evening.


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Police Shoot At Robbery Suspect In Little Village

Two people were shot Tuesday night and a Chicago Police officer opened fire on the gunman in the Little Village neighborhood on the Southwest Side.


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U Of C Prof Wants Chicago Police To Release Squad Car Video Of Fatal Shooting By Officers

A University of Chicago law professor is calling for the release of Chicago Police squad car video of a fatal shooting by officers two months ago.


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Man Shot And Critically Wounded By Police In Back Of The Yards

A man is in critical condition early Sunday after being shot by a Chicago Police officer in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side.


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Father Of Man Killed By Chicago Cops Urges Michael Brown’s Family To File Civil Suit

Night-time demonstrations in Ferguson, Missouri, seem to be tapering off and police and the National Guard are scaling back, but the parents of slain teenager Michael Brown continue to wrestle with what comes next.



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.


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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.


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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.