Inspector General Urges Overhaul Of Flawed CPD Gang Database; 'There Is A Lot Of Misinformation'Chicago’s inspector general has released a withering review of the Chicago Police Department’s so-called gang database, urging a dramatic revamp, claiming it is filled with inaccuracies, and doesn’t provide a proper appeals process.
Chicago Police Celebrate Star Wars Fan Convention With Tribute VideoMore than 35,000 people expected to descend on McCormick Place for Star Wars Celebration, and Chicago police not only are preparing extra security for the five-day event, they're getting into the fun with a Star Wars tribute video.
Missing Teen Darius Evans Found SafeDarius Evans, 13, had been reported missing from near 67th and Parnell, police say.
Predatory Towing Operation Believed To Have Ties To Street Gangs, Police SayTwo men appearing to run a towing operation have been charged and taken into custody, according to the Chicago Police Department.
Two-Year-Old Max Alexander Dies After Fall From Third Story Window In North Lawndale NeighborhoodA two-year-old died after a fall from a window of a building in the 1500 block of S. St. Louis Avenue in Chicago's North Lawndale neighborhood Thursday night, Chicago police confirm.
Two-Year-Old Dies After Fall From Third Story Window In North Lawndale NeighborhoodA two-year-old died after a fall from a window of a building in the 1500 block of S. St. Louis Avenue in Chicago's North Lawndale neighborhood Thursday night, Chicago police confirm.
MISSING: Danny Spretnjak, 33, Last Seen At O'Hare International AirportSpretnjak, 33, was last seen arriving at O'Hare International Airport Terminal 1 at 1 p.m. Wednesday, police say. 
Chicago Police Sending Single Mom & Her Four Kids To White Sox Home Opener As Part Of 'Operation Pay It Forward'The Chicago Police Department is sending a deserving family to the White Sox home opener Friday as part of "Operation: Pay It Forward".