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Suspect Injures Crestwood Cop Racing Away From WalmartThe driver of the white Impala got away. But minutes later, officers found the vehicle a driveway on West 150th in Midlothian.
State Sen. Says New Laws Will Will Reform How Police Use Cameras, Misconduct InvestigationsA Chicago state senator says new laws goes into effect next month that will reform how police use cameras and how misconduct is monitored and investigated, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
Chicago's New Top Cop: 'I Understand Why People Are Upset'Interim Police Supt. John Escalante talks with CBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot about the Laquan McDonald controversy.
Student Had Unloaded Gun In Lincolnshire, Police SayLincolnshire Police school resource officer Thomas Branick says officials elected not to impose a lockdown. There is no reason to think any student was in danger, he said.
Generational Conflict Evident Among Laquan McDonald ProtestersAt least 100 people gathered Monday night for a demonstration and prayer vigil outside Chicago Police Headquarters at 35th and Michigan.
Opinion: Decades Of Complaints Against Chicago Cops Are On The Verge Of Being DestroyedThe city and the police union are duking it out in court over decades of police complaint data...
Data: Chicago Cops Face Many Misconduct Allegations, But Are Rarely DisciplinedTens of thousands of complaints have resulted in few disciplinary actions against the many Chicago police officers being accused of misconduct...
Obama Defends 'Scapegoated' Officers In Chicago Speech To Police Chiefs President Barack Obama on Tuesday defended police officers who have come under intense scrutiny amid a breakdown in relations between law enforcement and minority communities, and said police can't be expected to contain problems that society refuses to solve.
FBI Boss Latest Official To Say Viral Video Has Chilling Effect On PolicingThe FBI director says police anxiety in "the era of viral videos" appears to be part of the reason for rising violent crime in several big U.S. cities.
Two Men Lured By Sex: One Escapes From Car Trunk, The Other Found Dead In Burned VehicleCBS 2's Mai Martinez has telling surveillance video.
Police: Body Found Along Interstate 88 Is Missing Berwyn WomanA state road crew discovered the woman’s remains and a vehicle Thursday afternoon on the north side of Interstate 88, west of Deerpath Road, in Aurora.
Dangers Of Police Work Hurting Recruitment Of New OfficersIn Chicago and many other American cities, it seems to be getting harder and harder to recruit police officers. Applications are been going down dramatically in recent years.

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