2 Chicago Police Officers Face Aggravated Battery Charges After Allegedly Beating Teen In WoodlawnTwo Chicago Police officers have been charged with felony aggravated battery (public way) and felony official misconduct, the Cook County State's Attorney confirmed Wednesday.
'We Have Your Back:' West Lawn Neighbors Turn Out To Show Support For Police Officers, Particularly In Wake Of Murder Of Officer Ella French“We have your back” – that was the message Tuesday night from the West Lawn community on the Southwest Side to Chicago Police – as officers prepare to bury one of their own.
Court Order Prohibits COPA From Releasing Video In Shooting That Killed CPD Officer Ella French, Paralyzed Her PartnerTwo brothers are charged in the shooting of Officer Ella French and her partner, and a court order in their case prohibits the Civilian Office of Police Accountability from releasing any video or other materials.
Chicago Police Officer Melvina Bogard Charged With Aggravated Battery, Official Misconduct In 2020 Shooting Of Ariel Roman At CTA Red Line StationA Chicago Police officer has been charged with two felonies, for shooting an unarmed man during a confrontation at a CTA Red Line subway station last year.
CPD Officers Assigned To Fugitive Task Force Shoot And Kill Wanted Man In Calumet CityChicago police officers shot and killed a 55-year-old man wanted on multiple arrest warrants Tuesday afternoon, when the man pointed a gun at them and refused to drop it while they were trying to arrest him in south suburban Calumet City.
Dozens Of Chicago Public Schools To Vote On Whether To Keep Or Remove School Police OfficersThe argument has been going back and forth for months; should Chicago police officers be assigned to public school buildings in Chicago?
Two Chicago Police Officers, Civilian Injured In Jackson Park Rollover CrashTwo Chicago police officers and a civilian were hospitalized Wednesday afternoon, following a crash on Cornell Drive in Jackson Park on the South Side.
Two Convicted Cop Killers Paroled After Decades In PrisonTwo men convicted of killing Chicago police officers in separate incidents decades ago were paroled Thursday, drawing the ire of officials who opposed the move and believe it “sends a troubling message”
Mayor Lightfoot Glad 'There Will Be Accountability' For CPD Officers Suspended For Lounging In Congressman Rush's Office Amid Looting“These police officers essentially took the night off while all hell was breaking loose all around them, while their colleagues were literally getting beaten up and injured all across the city,” Lightfoot said.
CPD Officers Honored For Arrest Of Teen Who Shot 7-Year-Old Gisselle Zamago On Halloween 2019Chicago Police Sgt. Patrick Jaycox and patrol officers Shawn Bryant, Artavious Mitchell, Adam Burns, and Malcolm Brogsdale arrested the 15-year-old boy who shot a girl as she was trick-or-treating in Little Village.
Days Off For Chicago Police Officers Canceled This Weekend And On Election DayDays off will be canceled for Chicago Police officers between Friday, Oct. 30 and Sunday, Nov. 1, and again from Tuesday, Nov. 3 until Wednesday, Nov. 4.
Driver Runs Red Light, Hits CPD Squad Car In BronzevilleTwo Chicago police officers were taken to the hospital after their squad car was involved in a crash in the Bronzeville neighborhood, just blocks from Police Headquarters.
Two CPD Officers Injured When Gunshot Victim Strikes Squad Car While Fleeing ShootingPolice said a man was shot in the hand and chest while driving on the 700 block of South Independence Boulevard around 10:30 a.m.
Watchdog's Report Details Disciplinary Action Against 8 Officers Tied To Night Former CPD Supt. Eddie Johnson Was Found Asleep At The WheelWhile stopping short of accusing any officers of actively covering up for former Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson after he was found asleep at the wheel of his vehicle one year ago, the city’s inspector general found several officers failed to follow department policy in their handling of the incident.
Civilian Office Of Police Accountability Wraps Up Investigation Of CPD Shooting Of Ariel Roman At Red Line StationThe city's police watchdog agency has concluded its investigation of the police shooting of Ariel Roman, an unarmed man who was shot by police in February after officers confronted him for passing between cars on a Red Line train.