12 More Men Cleared Of Drug Charges Linked To Corrupt Former CPD Sgt. Ronald WattsProsecutors have cleared dozens of men and women of charges connected to Watts since 2016, typically announcing the exonerations in large batches.
Bernard Kersh, Body-Slammed By Police On Thanksgiving, Files Lawsuit Against City And CPD Officer Jerald WilliamsOfficer Jerald Williams was caught on cell phone video as he lifted Kersh off his feet and slammed him into the pavement on Nov. 28, 2019.
Prosecutors Will Seek To Indict Bernard Kersh, Man Body-Slammed By Officer After Police Say He Spit On CopPolice described the maneuver as an "emergency takedown," but Bernard Kersh's attorneys have called it "a brutal and vicious attack."
Another Chicago Police Officer Stripped Of Powers After Cop Slammed Bernard Kersh To Pavement On ThanksgivingPolice have said an officer performed an "emergency takedown" on Bernard Kersh after he spit in an officer's eye.
Bernard Kersh, Man Slammed To Pavement By Police Officer, Charged With Aggravated Battery, Resisting ArrestBernard Kersh, 29, has been charged with one felony count of aggravated battery, one misdemeanor count of resisting police, and one misdemeanor count of simple assault.
Police Officer's Ex-Girlfriend Accused Of Trying To Hire Undercover Cop To Kidnap, Murder 62-Year-Old WomanLissette Ortiz, 54, has been charged with one felony count of solicitation of murder for hire.
Chicago Police Board Begins Hearings On Bid To Fire Officer Patrick Kelly For Shooting Friend And Lying About ItPolice Supt. Eddie Johnson filed disciplinary charges against Kelly, accusing him of shooting Michael LaPorta without justification in January 2010.
Police Officer Adam Wazny, Shot While Serving Arrest Warrant, Released From HospitalPolice said officer Adam Wazny helped save his own life by applying a tourniquet to his wound after he was shot,
Officer Struck By Police Car While Chasing Gun Suspect In North LawndaleA Chicago police officer was injured after being struck by a car while pursuing a "potential gun offender" Thursday afternoon in the North Lawndale neighborhood.
Man Tries To Rob On-Duty Plainclothes CPD Officer At Gunpoint, Police SayA man tried to rob an on-duty plainclothes Chicago Police officer at gunpoint on the Near South Side Wednesday evening, police said.
Chicago Police Officer Dies In Suicide At Bunker Hill Forest PreserveOfficer Paul Escamilla, 40, was found dead, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.
1 Defendant Found Guilty In Shooting That Killed Off-Duty CPD Officer John RiveraOne of the men charged in the killing of off-duty Chicago Police Officer John Rivera has been found guilty.
Off-Duty CPD Officer Injured By Suspected Drunk Driver On Dan RyanAn off-duty Chicago police officer was injured in a crash on the Dan Ryan Expressway.
Off-Duty Chicago Police Officer Shot In BronzevilleThe officer was shot in the head around 1:30 a.m. near 37th and Prairie.
Family Of 17-Year-Old Michael Elam Jr. Sues City, Police Officer Over Fatal Shooting; Alleging 'Unreasonable And Unjustifiable Excessive Force'The family of 17-year-old Michael Elam, who was shot and killed by a Chicago police officer in February, has filed a lawsuit against the city, accusing the officer of “unreasonable and unjustifiable excessive force.”