Woodlawn Man Charged With Attempted Murder After Firing Gun At Officers Responding To Domestic IncidentA Woodlawn man was charged with attempted murder after shooting at police officers responding to a domestic incident he was involved in Wednesday night, police said.
Watchdog Group Says African Americans Continue To Face Discrimination In CPD Recruitment, Demands Racial Balance In Police ForceFor years the city has vowed to make Chicago's police force look more like the population that it serves. But a media watchdog group says African American applicants continue to face discrimination.
Chicago Police Officer Jacqueline Villasenor Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter In Shooting That Killed Her Husband, Also A CPD OfficerA Chicago Police officer has been charged with involuntary manslaughter in a shooting that killed her husband – also a CPD officer – on the Far Northwest Side this week.
CPD's 'Carve With A Cop' Brings Children, Officers TogetherThere were lots of colorful designs, and officers said they had as much – if not more – fun than the kids.
2 CPD Officers, Woman Taken To Hospital After West Side Hit-And-RunTwo Chicago Police officers and a woman were taken to the hospital after a hit and run crash early Saturday, police said.
Southwest Side's 23rd Ward Holds Pancake Breakfast To Raise Money For Police Officers' Protective VestsA pancake breakfast was held in the Southwest Side’s Garfield Ridge neighborhood Sunday morning to raise funds for protective vests for police officers.
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.