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Carjacking Victim Doesn’t Want To Press Charges

The victim of an alleged abduction and carjacking that began in Chicago’s River North area early Friday and ended in northwest suburban Schaumburg wants police to stop their investigation and will not pursue charges if the alleged offender is found, according to police.

02/15/2013

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Cicero Wants More Cooperation With Chicago On Gangs

A coalition of Cicero officials and one Chicago activist are hoping for a little more cooperation in the area of bridge between the two communities.

02/08/2013

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Recent Violence Prompts Police Drug Raids Across City

Police arrested 43 people and seized illegal drugs with an estimated street value of $23,000 during a series of raids around the city Thursday and Friday.

02/02/2013

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Another Hair Salon Robbed, This Time In Broadview

The suspect was wearing a black winter hat, black sunglasses and a red winter coat.

01/24/2013

Terrance O'Brien, Matthew Hudak, John Cichy. (Credit; DuPage County Sheriff)

Bond Set At $750K For Three Schaumburg Cops Accused In Drug Deals

Bond was set at $750,000 for three Schaumburg police officers accused of drug trafficking.

01/17/2013

A melee breaks out during a basketball game between Corliss and South Shore high schools. (Justin Simonds)

Cops Break Up Melee At High School Basketball Game

Corliss High School was hosting South Shore Friday evening. During the game, a scuffle started on the court. Then people in the stands got involved.

01/11/2013

The Munster Police Department's crime -fighting robot. (Credit: CBS)

Munster Police Use Robot To Investigate Deadly Domestic Dispute

Police in Northwest Indiana are questioning a man suspected of beating his estranged wife to death, then holding police at bay outside the home.

01/02/2013

A Chicago police SUV rests on top of a car after a crash near the intersection of George Street and Sacramento Avenue on Dec. 31, 2012. (Credit: Bart Shore/WBBM Newsradio)

Cop Injured In Horrific-Looking Crash On North Side

A police officer responding to a burglary was injured in a traffic accident Monday in the Logan Square neighborhood.

12/31/2012

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Police: Man Shot Dead In Washington Park Neighborhood, 2 Suspects In Custody

A 28-year-old man was shot dead on the South Side Sunday night and police said they were questioning two suspects after they allegedly tried fleeing on the Dan Ryan Expressway and crashed.

12/30/2012

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Man Found Shot Dead In Roseland Alley

A 19-year-old man was found shot dead Sunday in an alley not far from his home on the Far South Side, authorities said.

12/30/2012

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Plainfield Township Man Shot By Police Dies

A 17-year-old Plainfield Township man died Friday after being shot by police Dec. 20, according to the Will County coroner’s office.

12/30/2012

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

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