Chicago Mother Says Park District Failed To Call Police After Her Son Was ThreatenedA Chicago mother said the Park District failed to call police, when her son was the target of a death threat on Snapchat.
CPD Officer James Hunt, Who Said He's Killed 'Mother------s,' Could Be Suspended For 1 Year After COPA ReviewChicago Police Officer James A. Hunt went viral when a video was exposed of him claiming, "I kill mother-------." Now the Civilian Office of Police Accountability has put out a damning assessment of his viral and vile actions. CBS 2 accessed the assessment through a Freedom of Information Act request.
Parents Whose Children Died Of Drug Overdoses Demand Dealers Be Prosecuted For Drug-Induced HomicideTheresa Almanza’s stepdaughter was among 2,600 people in Cook County who have died of drug overdoses since 2015.
South Shore Business Owners Say Police Should Do More To Stop Gang And Drug ActivityBusiness owners in the South Shore neighborhood say gangs and drugs have taken over the streets outside their shops. They say authorities are not doing enough to crack down on the criminals.
Two CPD Officers Among 3 Injured In Overnight CrashTwo police officers and another driver were hospitalized after a crash in South Austin.
Chicago Police Recruit Saves The Life Of A Man Who Was Hit By A Minivan“This was just an incidence of being in the right place at the right time,” CPD recruit Timothy Sweeney said.
Police Adjust ShotSpotter Technology To Differentiate Between Gunshots and FireworksThere were extra officers at Navy Pier in Chicago Thursday night where the annual fireworks display took place, and there was a huge police presence on Lake Shore Drive managing traffic.
Family Of Man Misidentified At Mercy Hospital Meets The Family That Was At His Side When He DiedTwo families involved in one case of mistaken identity met for the first time Wednesday. One family's loved one was dying only to find out after the man died that he was really the other family's relative.
Chicago Police Arrest 170, Seize 38 Illegal Guns In Pre-Holiday CrackdownsChicago police are getting a head start on efforts to prevent violence over the 4th of July weekend, with dozens of people arrested, and nearly a dozen illegal weapons seized in a pre-holiday gun and drug crackdown.
Baby Born Outside Chicago Police Station On Easter Meets Her 'Honorary Uncles And Aunts'Several Chicago police officers had a heart-warming reunion on Tuesday with the baby they helped bring into the world on Easter.
Exclusive Details: Chicago Police Will Deploy 1,500 Additional Officers For July Fourth WeekendCBS 2 has learned 1,500 additional police officers will be patrolling the city this holiday weekend. Many will be undercover as they patrol along the lakefront. Officers will also be at large West Side gatherings.
Chicago Police Prepare For Holiday After More Than 50 Weekend ShootingsViolent crime might be down in the city compared to this time last year, but a bloody weekend that saw more than 50 shot has some concerned heading into the holiday weekend.
Chicago Police Say Shootings Reach 4-Year Low Through The End Of JuneSo far this year, 1,229 people have been shot in Chicago, about 100 fewer than the first six months of 2018, and the lowest total since 2015.
Roshad McIntosh Was Killed By Chicago Police; 5 Years Later, Court Ruling Could Bring His Mother Closer To Getting AnswersRoshad McIntosh was 19 years old when he was shot and killed by a Chicago police officer in August, 2014.
Police Investigating 'Vehicle Of Interest' In Fatal Lake Shore Drive Hit And Run; Family Asks Driver To Come ForwardA man was struck and killed in a hit and run in the 500 block of South Lake Shore Drive Tuesday night, according to the Chicago Police Department.