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MRAP (Mine Resistant Ambush Protected) vehicles operated by US Marines from 1st Battalion 7th Marines Regiment.  (Credit: ADEK BERRY/AFP/GettyImages)

NW Indiana Swat Team Buys Used Military Vehicle For $1

Northwest Indiana’s swat team found its new armored transport on the army’s used car lot and like, a TV infomercial, all they had to pay was the shipping.

03/04/2014

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Man In Custody After Roommates Found Dead

Police are questioning a man after his two roommates were found dead Friday night in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood.

05/26/2012

Lincoln Park Pitbulls

SWAT Team Sent Out For Dog Fighting On Sheffield Avenue

Two men were arrested on warrants for dog fighting in the Lincoln Park neighborhood Wednesday.

CBS Chicago–08/31/2011

Carleton Washburne School

‘Butt Dial’ Blamed For Error That Sent SWAT Team

It turns out that a false alarm at a Winnetka school that prompted a SWAT team response was actually the result of a “butt dial.”

CBS Chicago–01/05/2011

Chicago Police Officer David Blake

Search For Clues Continues In Cop’s Murder

Chicago police said Wednesday that they’re talking to dozens of people about the murder of police officer David Blake, but so far there are few clues in his shooting death.

CBS Chicago–11/24/2010

Fallen Officer Tribute

Off-Duty Police Officer Found Shot To Death

Chicago Police are once again mourning one of their own, after an off-duty officer was found shot to death on the city’s Southwest Side.

CBS Chicago–11/22/2010

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Carpentersville OK’s Firearms School

Training school would allow for weapons larger than handguns.

11/04/2010