OIG Report: CPD Officers Have Been Slipping Parking Placards To Friends And Family For Bears, Cubs GamesA report by the Chicago Office of the Inspector General on Tuesday revealed that not only have Chicago Police officers been parking illegally — they’re slipping their parking placards to their friends and family to attend Bears games and Cubs games.
More Charges For Alleged Serial Thief, Character AssassinA Lincoln Park neighborhood man already charged with cyber-terrorizing multiple people online is now facing new burglary charges – and police say the burglary rate in the district where he was operating is down 70 percent since his arrest.
Hundreds Of Stolen Goods From Lincoln Park Raid On DisplayThey thought they'd never see them again; Stolen bikes, strollers, unopened packages. But on Monday, some North Side residents were getting their stolen property back after they were recovered in a raid on an alleged burglar's home in Lincoln Park.
Officers Rescue Man And His Dog From LakePolice officers from the North Side Town Hall District rescued a man and his dog from Lake Michigan Saturday afternoon.
Ravenswood Neighbors To Protest Planned Police Station ClosureNeighbors in several North Side communities are protesting the closing of their local police station as part of an effort by Mayor Rahm Emanuel to balance the city’s budget.
Cops Say Boystown Stabbing An Isolated Incident, Victim's Friend DisagreesResidents of Lakeview and Boystown have been expressing concerns with what they say is an uptick in violence in the area, but Chicago police said Tuesday night that a weekend attack and stabbing on Halsted Street was an isolated incident.
Old Police Station To Become Housing For Gay SeniorsThe old Town Hall District police station at Halsted and Addison streets will become part of a housing development serving gay seniors.
1,000+ Officers May Be Disciplined For Peeping At ReportThe Chicago Police Department is planning to investigate more than 1,000 of its own officers for looking up the police report of a woman allegedly sexually assaulted by two on-duty officers.
Report: Many Other Victims Claim Assault By OfficersA woman’s allegation last week that she was sexually assaulted by two Chicago Police officers may be the tip of the iceberg, according to a new report.
Sources: Cops Have Faced Assault Accusations BeforeSources say the two officers under investigation for claims of sexually assaulting a woman have faced similar accusations twice before.
Man Murdered In Wrigleyville Apartment BuildingA North Side man was found murdered in his Wrigleyville home on Thanksgiving Day.
Old Town Hall District Police Station To CloseThe 103-year-old old Town Hall District police station is set to close its doors, as the district officers move down the street to a new, state-of-the-art facility.