Released From Custody

Jon Burge

Ex-Police Commander Burge Released From Custody

Former Chicago police commander Jon Burge has been released from a Florida halfway house after 4 1/2 years in federal custody for lying about the torture of suspects.


Mayor Rahm Emanuel's Ravenswood home.  (Credit: CBS)

Report: Cops Release Teen Questioned About Robbery Of Mayors’ Son

Chicago Police News Affairs Officer Jose Estrada would not specifically confirm the teen had been released, and would only say “people of interest” were being questioned about the mugging, but no arrests have been made in connection with the robbery of Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s son, Zach.


Shermain Miles (Credit: Illinois Department of Corrections)

Woman Arrested 396 Times Seeks New Start After Release From Prison

Shermain Miles read her Bible on the train, ignoring the wind’s destruction outside as she returned to Chicago on Monday and prepared to pick up the pieces of her own shattered life.


A man holds on to a prison bar inside of a jail cell. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

Alleged Shooter Arrested, Released, Arrested Again

A 44-year-old man arrested for shooting his neighbor in Venetian Village made bail and was released, and was arrested again Tuesday, Sept. 18, for violating an order of protection filed by the family of the neighbor who was shot.


Anti-NATO protesters arrested for trespassing at the building housing President Barack Obama's campaign headquarters are loaded into a Chicago Police squadrol on May 14, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

7 Of 8 Protesters Arrested At Obama Campaign HQ Released From Jail

Seven of the eight protesters who were arrested outside President Barack Obama’s campaign headquarters on Monday were released from jail Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–05/15/2012


Englewood Man Who Killed Suspected Home Invader Released Without Charge

An Englewood neighborhood man has been released from police custody with no charges after he shot and killed a man earlier this week.

CBS Chicago–04/18/2012