City To Pay Out $3.75 Million To Family Of Man Killed By PoliceThe seven-figure payout is the largest of three settlements — all in cases of alleged misconduct by Chicago Police officers — set for approval by the City Council’s Finance Committee on Tuesday.
Police Officer Shoots Man On West SideAn investigation into an illegal weapons operation in the Austin neighborhood ended with a Chicago police officer shooting a man in the arm and leg.
Decatur Man Seriously Wounded In Police-Involved ShootingA white Decatur police officer shot and seriously wounded a black man who was allegedly carrying a gun early Monday.
Gutierrez: Philando Castile Shooting 'Another Sad Chapter In American History'In the wake of two more high-profile incidents of young black men being shot and killed by police, Illinois Congressman Luis Gutierrez said it’s time for Congress to do something to address the problem.
Special Prosecutor To Investigate Cops Tied To Jason Van DykeA Cook County judge on Friday ruled that a special prosecutor will be appointed to look into whether additional Chicago Police officers covered up the circumstances that led to the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald.
Two Facing Charges After Being Shot By Cook County Sheriff’s DeputyBond was set at $1 million for one of two men who were shot by an off-duty Cook County sheriff’s deputy who witnessed them shooting at a vehicle Sunday night in the Southwest Side Marquette Park neighborhood.
Off-Duty Sheriff's Deputy Shoots Two In Marquette ParkAn off-duty Cook County Sheriff’s deputy shot two purported gang members Sunday night, after they allegedly shot at a car in Marquette Park.
Man Fatally Shot By Dolton Police During Armed RobberyTwo officers responded to a call about a man with a mask and a gun robbing the Shell gas station on Sibley Boulevard just off the Bishop Ford Freeway shortly after 5:15 a.m., and saw a man aiming a handgun at the clerk.
Man Arrested For Murder Shortly After Announcing Lawsuit Over Police ShootingA Chicago man filed a $15 million federal lawsuit against the city and the police officer who shot him several times in 2014, only to be arrested and charged with murder within minutes of announcing the complaint.
Lansing Cop Shot Responding To Robbery, Suspect KilledOfficials said the officer's injuries are not life-threatening.
After Manhunt, Suspect In Illinois Cop Shooting Is KilledAn Illinois man suspected of shooting a police officer after a traffic stop was shot and killed in an incident that also left an FBI agent wounded, Illinois State Police said Sunday.
Two In Custody After CPD Officer Witnesses Wrigleyville RobberyThe officer fired his weapon about 10:40 p.m. after witnessing the apparent armed robbery in the 3800 block of North Kenmore Avenue, according to preliminary information from Chicago Police. No injuries were reported.