Coroner: Teen Killed By Zion Police Shot Twice In BackRelatives of a 17-year-old boy fatally shot by a Zion police officer called for justice for Justus Howell on Sunday. Family members said he was shot twice in the back, which authorities confirmed.
Officer Wounded, Suspect Killed In Police-Involved Shooting In BucktownA police officer apparently was shot with his own weapon in the Bucktown neighborhood, before he turned the gun on a burglary suspect, killing the man during a struggle early Monday morning.
City Council Approves $4.1M Settlement For Unarmed Man Shot By CopChicago taxpayers took it on the chin — or rather, in the wallet — again Wednesday, one month after shelling out $33 million to settle two high-profile cases of police misconduct, including the largest pay-out in history to a single plaintiff.
40 Years For Former Railroad Cop On Conviction Of Shooting At PoliceA former railroad police detective was sentenced to 40 years in prison Thursday for attempted murder, convicted of shooting at Chicago Police officers who fired back several times.