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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

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Shots Fired At Officers In North Center; 3 Arrested

Three people are in police custody, following a shootout with police in the Northcenter neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–09/11/2012

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Police Shoot Suspect In South Chicago Neighborhood

Police shot a man just after midnight Monday in the South Chicago neighborhood.


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Suspect Wounded In Police Shooting

There has been another police-involved shooting, this time on the South Side.


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Police Shoot Suspect In West Woodlawn

Police shot a suspect Wednesday night in the West Woodlawn neighborhood on the South Side.


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Man Shot By Police After Chase On Southeast Side

A man was shot and wounded by police early Thursday, following a chase on the Far Southeast Side.

CBS Chicago–08/23/2012

Blackstone Avenue Shooting

Police: Man Shoots Woman In Head, Fires At Officers

Police had one person in custody Wednesday morning in connection with a drive-by shooting that left a woman critically wounded, followed by a shootout with officers, in the Grand Crossing neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–08/22/2012

Police collect evidence in Maywood after an off-duty Chicago police officer shot and killed a man who attacked him, after the officer accidentally struck the man's 4-year-old daughter as she was crossing the street on Aug. 11, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Maywood Teen Charged With Beating Cop After Motorcycle Accident

Authorities have charged a teen in the beating of an off-duty Chicago Police officer who was involved in an accident in Maywood over the weekend.

CBS Chicago–08/14/2012

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Suspect Opens Fire On Officers Responding To Fatal Shooting

A man allegedly opened fire on police Wednesday night on King Drive on the city’s South Side, after officers watched him shoot another man who later died.

CBS Chicago–08/09/2012

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Police Shoot, Kill Pit Bull While Breaking Up Illegal Party On West Side

A Chicago Police officer shot and killed a dog early Friday, while breaking up a squatters’ party on the city’s West Side.

CBS Chicago–07/13/2012

Lake And Cicero Police Chase

5 Held After Police Fire At SUV During West Side Chase

Five people were in police custody Thursday morning after a police pursuit that ended in the West Side’s South Austin neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2012

A man was killed in a police shooting in Des Plaines. (CBS)

Des Plaines Police Defend Officers Who Shot Man Dead

Des Plaines police are defending the officers who shot and killed a man last weekend, saying he tried to kill them.

CBS Chicago–05/17/2012

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Teenage Boy Shot By Police On Southwest Side

Police shot and wounded a man who allegedly pointed a gun at officers on the city’s Southwest Side Wednesday night.

CBS Chicago–05/17/2012

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2 Men Charged In Burglary, Attempted Getaway That Led Police To Shoot

Two West Side men have been charged with burglarizing an electronics store on the edge of the Little Village neighborhood and smashing the stolen getaway van through a garage door – prompting police to open fire.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2012

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1 Suspect Dead, 2 Injured In Little Village Police Shooting

Police shot three people Monday morning – killing one – as the suspects allegedly burglarized an electronics store on South Western Avenue and smashed their getaway van through a garage door.

CBS Chicago–04/30/2012

Chicago Police Officer Del Pearson leaves Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn on March 27, 2012, eight days after he was shot in the chest while chasing a suspect on the South Side. (Credit: CBS)

Wounded Chicago Cop Goes Home 8 Days After Shooting

A Chicago Police officer who was critically wounded when he was shot in the chest while chasing a suspect earlier this month is going home from the hospital.

CBS Chicago–03/27/2012