Public Safety Committee Chairman To Call Hearings On Police Suicides, Minority Hiring At CPD And CFDCity Council Public Safety Committee Chairman Chris Taliaferro (29th) said the Chicago Police Department can learn some lessons from Los Angeles in addressing officer suicides.
Chicago Skyway Shooting Leaves One Man InjuredThe victim was shot in the left leg and at last check we've been told that his condition has stabilized. It began with a ShotSpotter alert around 11:30 Monday morning.
Video Shows CPD SWAT Officers Rescue Man Who Fell Into Lake MichiganChicago police SWAT officers rescued a person who had fallen into the freezing waters of Lake Michigan Saturday morning.
Four Fires In One Chicago Apartment Complex: 'It's Pretty Scary'"It was a little nerve-racking being on the 19th floor and having the elevators shut down."
Convicted Felon Charged In Shooting Of Chicago FirefighterA convicted felon has been charged in the shooting of an on-duty Chicago firefighter who was responding to a car fire, police confirm.
Firefighters Protest After Lieutenants' Exam Is Called Off Due To Problem With ContractorOnce per decade, the Chicago Fire Department offers lieutenant exams – a big crack at a promotion for the rank-and-file. But there was a big crack in the system last week.
Firefighter Shot While Responding To A Call On Chicago's Northwest SideChicago police are searching for the person who shot a firefighter who was responding to a call on the Northwest Side.
Computer Problems Lead To Cancellation Of Chicago Firefighter Promotional ExamsSome Chicago Fire Department promotional exams have been canceled this week due to computer problems with the third-party vendor that administers the test.
'Everything We Have Is On Hold Now' South Side Church Gutted By Fire"We come out of the four walls that reach the people in the community."
Chicago Has Failed To Collect Ambulance Fees, Prevent Misuse Of Ambulances Needed For EmergenciesChicago has failed to collect hundreds of millions of dollars in ambulance service fees over the last two years - money that could be used to pay for additional ambulances and paramedics the mayor has promised as a result of CBS 2 investigations.
Delay In Oxygen Tank Delivery For CFD Ambulances Could Have Spelled DisasterOxygen tanks must be on every single Chicago ambulance. But there was a delay with the tanks’ delivery, which could have meant a disaster if supplies ran out.
More Ambulances Should Be Coming With New Fire Contract, Mayor Lightfoot Tells CBS 2's Pam ZekmanWaiting for an ambulance to arrive for a loved one can feel like eternity, and our CBS 2 investigation found that thousands of people have waited much longer than the city's stated goal of six minutes.
Four Firefighters, Civilian Injured In Fire Engine Crash In Greater Grand CrossingFire Department officials said, around 7 a.m., Engine 122 was involved in a crash with a passenger vehicle at 75th and King Drive.
FOUND: Chicago Fire Department's Lost Firehouse DogThe dog, a black labrador retriever named Burny, was found Saturday night.
More Chicago Police Officers Headed To Streets As Part Of Multi-Department Consolidation MoveMore Chicago Police officers are out on the street – in what might sound like a move to cut crime. But it is actually all about saving money.