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Man Killed during struggle with police In West Englewood. (Credit: CBS)

Man Killed During Struggle With Police In West Englewood

The shooting occurred at 55th Street and Ashland Avenue.

12/15/2012

Mikias T. Tibebu, 18, was killed in a hit-and-run. (CBS)

Schaumburg Police Receive Tips In Hit-And-Run Accident

Schaumburg Police have new tips to follow up in the hit-and-run death of high school track star Mikias Tibebu.

12/15/2012

Burbank Woman’s Suit Claims Justice Cop Forced Her To Perform Sex Act

A Burbank woman is suing the village of Justice and a Justice police officer, claiming the cop forced her to perform oral sex on him in his squad car.

12/07/2012

Gary Police Find Passenger Dead In Car

A police officer in Gary stopped a car with severe front end damage last night to talk to the driver and found that the female passenger in the front seat was dead.

12/07/2012

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Man Killed In Englewood Drive-By

A man was shot and killed in a gang-related attack late Friday in Englewood.

12/01/2012

Gary Called Most ‘Under-Policed’ City In Nation

A new study concludes that Gary, Ind., is the most under-policed city in the country.

11/29/2012

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DeKalb Prosecutor Asks State Police To Investigate NIU Cops In Rape Case

The accused in that rape case is a former NIU police officer, Andrew Rifkin. He was charged with sexually assaulting a student last year and then fired by the NIU Police Department.

11/05/2012

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Two Shot By Police On South Side

Police shot two people in separate shootings on the South Side Sunday night.

10/29/2012

Holly Womack disappeared three weeks ago in Gary, Ind. (CBS)

Gary Woman Disappears After Being Dropped Off At Shelter

CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports on the 30-year-old woman’s disappearance and her family’s frantic search.

10/25/2012

A 14-year-old girl foiled a burglar Wednesday morning. (CBS)

Highland, Ind. Teen Foils Home Invader

With only seconds to react, a 14-year-old girl’s quick thinking helped her and her brother escape from harm. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.

10/24/2012

This surveillance image is of a suspect who is believed to have attacked a customer at Ross in Merrillville, Ind. (Surveillance video)

VIDEO: Mom Holding Baby Attacked At Ind. Store

A woman went to a Northwest Indiana retailer to buy a gift and ended up getting assaulted. Now, Hobart police are asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect.

10/15/2012

Aneta M. Marsek, 33, of Volo, Ill. and her two children – four-month-old Macenzie and Chevelle, 2 -- have been missing since Saturday, police say. (Lake County Sheriff's Department)

Mom, 2 Daughters Found Safe, In Wisconsin

A missing Volo, Ill. woman and her two young daughters have been located safely — in the Wisconsin Dells.

10/14/2012

A 13-year-old girl was shot along with an adult woman Sunday while they sat in a car at this station. (CBS)

13-Year-Old Girl, 4 Others Shot On Far South Side

A woman and a teenage girl were in critical condition after they were shot Sunday afternoon at a gas station in the Washington Heights neighborhood on the Far South Side, police said.

10/07/2012

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Suit: School Officials Illegally Strip-Searched Boy

The principal and assistant principal of a north suburban middle school subjected a 13-year-old boy to a strip search — visible to anyone outside the conference room they were in — because they suspected he had marijuana, according to a federal lawsuit filed by the boy’s mother.

10/04/2012

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Report: Minority Students Turned In To Police In School Disproportionately Often

An investigation finds a disproportionate number of black and Hispanic high school students are turned over to police for infractions that result in other students being less severely disciplined.

CBS Chicago–09/26/2012

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Police Shoot Suspect Who Threatened Officers With Tire Iron

Chicago police shot a man who was threatening officers with a tire iron late Sunday night.

09/24/2012

Supt. Garry McCarthy

Police Making Plans If Students Miss School Due To Strike

The Chicago police superintendent says he’ll be ready if police have to deal with the sudden exodus of students from the classroom to the street – in case there’s a strike.

09/07/2012

A member of a SWAT team. (Credit: Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Computer Pranksters Draw Swarms Of Cops To Cary Home

Late Wednesday afternoon, Cary police say they received a computer message from a 16-year-old boy who claimed there had been a shooting in a home on Adare Drive. The teen said he was hiding in an upstairs room.

08/24/2012

Police released this sketch of a suspect who allegedly tried to abduct a young person in Marquette Park. (Chicago Police)

Man Tries To Abduct Child From SW Side Store

A man tried to abduct a child from a store in the Southwest Side Marquette Park neighborhood last week and now police are warning parents to be on the alert.

08/17/2012

Mayor Rahm Emanuel

Mayor Has Hands Full With Union Negotiations

If you think negotiations with Chicago teachers were tough, wait until you see what happens when the city sits down with representatives for police and firefighters. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.

08/10/2012

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