McCarthy Reviewing Emanuel Home Security Detail After MuggingTen days after Mayor Emanuel's 17-year-old son was mugged a few houses down and across the street from his Ravenswood home, the police superintendent says he will be reviewing the security detail outside the residence.
Nordstrom Murder Victim Reported Incident To Police A Week Before ShootingChicago police are continuing to investigate last weekend's murder/suicide inside the Nordstrom store on North Michigan Avenue, reports WBBM's Bernie Tafoya.
Chicago Police Captain Recovering After Englewood ShootingOne of the highest ranking Chicago Police officers ever shot in the line of duty is recovering after being shot at least twice, with wounds to the head and shoulder.
McCarthy Avoids Questions On Reports FBI Is Looking Into Police-Involved ShootingsThere was a litany of things for reporters to ask Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy today after he made a speech downtown - but he made a dash out of the room instead.
McCarthy Stresses Difference In Tactics Between Chicago, Ferguson PoliceChicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy said Ferguson tactics in dealing with crowds are exactly what Chicago Police are trying not to do.
Supt. McCarthy Renews Call To Get Guns Off The StreetsMcCarthy talked about recent violence in the city saying it's more painful than usual because children are falling victim to it.
Police Making Progress In Investigation Of 11-Year-Old Girl’s Shooting DeathPolice say the investigation into the shooting death of 11-year-old Shamiya Adams is progressing rapidly.
Police Supt. Garry McCarthy Released From Hospital Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy has been released from Northwestern Memorial Hospital after undergoing a heart procedure on Thursday, Police News Affairs confirmed.
McCarthy: South Shore Laundromat Shooting Appears To Be Gang Related Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy said the motive in a South Shore shooting that left six people wounded, including two teens, appears to be gang violence.
McCarthy Not Surprised By Assault Rifle Theft At South Side Rail Yard Chicago Police say the recent theft of 13 semi-automatic assault rifles from a South Side rail yard is a concern, but not a surprise, reports WBBM's Terry Keshner.
McCarthy: Decriminalizing Pot A Bad IdeaWhile President Obama seems to be supporting some decriminalization of marijuana, Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy says it's a bad idea.
Chicago Not Actually 'Murder Capital' Of, Well, AnythingThanks to recent headlines, you'd think the FBI rolled out the red carpet and handed Chicago a beautiful, hand-engraved (in cursive!) plaque that reads Murderiest Murder City in Murderland. In reality, the FBI did no such thing. Here's a closer look at the FBI's statistics and how they do and do not relate to homicides in Chicago
Chicago Already Implementing Safety Lessons From Boston BombingsCBS 2 Chief correspondent Jay Levine sat down with Superintendent McCarthy, and began by asking the simple question: Are we safe?
Police To Use Drop Box Strategy To Combat No-Snitching Culturehe Chicago Police Department is reportedly about to start a new program designed to do something about the co-called "code of silence," which, police say, makes investigating crimes very difficult because often witnesses and even victims won't tell police what they know, reports WBBM's Mike Krauser.
McCarthy Considering Expansion Of 'Hot Zones' StrategyChicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy showed off some of the 1220 guns seized by officers in the first nine weeks of the year, and he said he's considering expanding the number of "hot zones" he saturates with officers on overtime.