2 CPD Officers Hurt In Woodlawn Crash; Driver Cited For Failure To YieldThree people, including two police officers, were injured when a squad car collided with another vehicle Thursday night in the Woodlawn neighborhood.
3 Chicago Police Officers Acquitted Of Cover-Up In Laquan McDonald ShootingThree current and former Chicago Police officers have been acquitted of criminal charges accusing them of conspiring to cover up the circumstances of the fatal shooting of Laquan McDonald in 2014 in an effort to protect fellow officer Jason Van Dyke.
More Than 300 New Chicago Police Officers Graduate From Academy; CPD Expands High-Definition Camera NetworkChicago is getting new resources to help keep the city safe. More than 300 new officers are graduating from the academy on Tuesday, and the department is adding dozens of new high-definition cameras in some of the city’s busiest areas.
Police Board To Move Forward With Disciplinary Cases Against 4 Officers Accused Of Cover-Up In Laquan McDonald ShootingThe process to potentially fire four Chicago police officers accused of trying to cover up the fatal shooting of Laquan McDonald gets underway on Monday.
Judge Denies Acquittals In Trial Of Alleged Cover-Up Of Laquan McDonald ShootingA judge has denied defense requests for directed acquittals in the trial of three Chicago police officers charged with lying about the shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald.
3 Police Officers Hurt When Squad Cars Collide In BronzevilleTwo police SUVs collided head-on at the intersection of 43rd and Prairie shortly after 11 a.m., according to police and fire officials. One of the squad cars then rolled into the wall of a building.
Judge Won't Throw Out Conspiracy Charges In Alleged Cover-Up Of Laquan McDonald ShootingA judge has refused to dismiss the case against three Chicago police officers accused of participating in a cover-up surrounding the fatal police shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald.
Police Board To Make Final Call On Superintendent's Move To Fire 2 Officers For Shooting At Moving CarPolice Superintendent Eddie Johnson determined earlier this year that the officers shouldn't have opened fire on the stolen Jaguar during a chase that ended with the 18-year-old unarmed driver being shot in the back by another officer after he jumped from the vehicle and ran.
Four Charged With Attacking Police Officers In EnglewoodFour people have been arrested for their involvement in an attack on police officers in the West Englewood neighborhood on Monday.
CPD Supt. Eddie Johnson's Kidney Donor Son Joins Latest Class Of New Police OfficersChicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson’s son, Daniel, is one of 218 new recruits graduating from the academy today.
3 Chicago Officers Hailed As Heroes For Rescuing Men From Burning Homehree Chicago police officers are being hailed as heroes after rushing into a burning home to save two people. A vacant home caught fire early Friday morning in the Woodlawn neighborhood.