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.
Roscoe Village Eyes More Cameras Around The NeighborhoodResidents think the cameras can help Chicago police and hopefully serve as a deterrent to more crime.
CTA Getting Thousands Of New HD Surveillance CamerasThe CTA has announced a $33 million program to install thousands of new high definition cameras, as well as new video monitors at its train stations.
Metra To Install New On-Board Camera SystemChicago's commuter train service is installing an upgraded, $11 million camera system meant to enhance safety.
CTA Adding Upgraded Cameras To BusesThe CTA is putting more security cameras into nearly a quarter of its buses.
FBI Behind Mysterious Surveillance Flights Over Chicago, Other US CitiesThe FBI is operating a small air force with scores of low-flying planes across the country carrying video and, at times, cellphone surveillance technology -- all hidden behind fictitious companies that are fronts for the government, The Associated Press has learned.
Cops Canvassing For Surveillance Footage After Woman Slain In UptownPolice were hoping surveillance cameras might help them catch suspect or suspects responsible for the fatal shooting of a 24-year-old woman in the Uptown neighborhood overnight.
Violent Crime On CTA Declined In First Half Of 2014Violent crimes and thefts on the CTA dropped by more than a third in the first half of this year, compared to the first six months of last year, city officials said Tuesday.
Emanuel Wants To Require Videotaping Of All Gun Sales In ChicagoThe Emanuel administration has outlined a plan to impose strict regulations on gun shops that open within city limits, including a requirement to record every sale on video.
CTA Fires Workers In Blue Line Crash, 'Stolen Time' StingThere was more disciplinary action handed down by the CTA Friday in two cases CBS 2 has been reporting on this week.
Elgin Police Want To Unite Suburb's Surveillance CamerasThe Boston Marathon bombings showed how quickly surveillance images can help identify suspects. CBS 2's Mai Martinez reports.